|Welcome to the first online edition of The Zephyr!
We are delighted to have so many of you supporting us as we embark on the first year of our new organization. The Wentworth Watershed Association (WWA)
will combine all the conservation projects and community activities of the Lake Wentworth Assocation and Lake Wentworth Foundation. We appreciate the energy and momentum building for our watershed work.
OUR NEW OFFICE:
591 Center Street in Wolfeboro (next to All About Kitchens).
OUR NEW PROGRAM:
THE WOLFEBORO WATER SUMMIT
Water is the lifeblood of Wolfeboro. Clean water is essential to our health, economy, leisure activities and natural environment. Understanding the interplay between our lives and our water is critical to preserving the quality of life we now enjoy in our town. The Water Summit will bring together residents, nonprofit leaders, business leaders, skilled professionals and town officials to learn from experts and to discuss the unique opportunities, challenges and threats we face together in Wolfeboro.
SAVE THE DATE:
Watch for more information soon!
Saturday, May 13TH, 2017
from 9 - 12 Noon
The Great Hall
at Wolfeboro Town Hall
Registration & Coffee at 8:30 AM
with mid-morning catered food & refreshments
Dr. Thomas Ballestero,
Director of the UNH Stormwater Center, will be our featured speaker.
, host of Outside/In at NPR,
will lead a panel of NH and Wolfeboro conservation and planning leaders.
There will be a series of events following the Summit
designed to increase awareness and technical knowledge of the water resources vital to our community’s future.
FIRST FOLLOW-UP SESSION:
June 22 at 7 PM at the NH Boat Museum
Landscaping at the Water’s Edge: An Ecological Approach
Dr. Catherine Neal
will discuss stormwater management strategies for residential properties that encourage infiltration of runoff, thus reducing pollutants in surface waters. Hosted at the NH Boat Museum, our co-sponsor. CLICK to learn more!
WWA 2017 CALENDAR DATES:
- May 13 @ 8:30 AM: Wolfeboro Water Summit
- June 22 @ 7 PM: Landscaping at the Water's Edge
- June 29 @ 5 PM: Summer Reception at Lakeview B & B.
- July 1 @ TBA: Annual Fishing Derby
- July 8 @ TBA: July Gathering of the Wentworth Watershed Association
- August 19 @ 8:30 AM: Annual Meeting
- August 25 @ 5 PM: Annual Camp Dinner