North & South Rivers Watershed Association

Water – New England’s Next Big Challenge

Friday, March 29th, 2019 8:00 am–4:00 pm

Watershed Action Alliance of Southeastern Massachusetts invites you to register for its third biennial conference on critical water issues in our region and beyond. The 2019 conference, Water – New England’s Next Big Challenge, will be held on March 29 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Needle Lodge, 1 Camp Kiwanee Road in Hanson, MA.

This year’s topics are the intersections of water quality and water quantity, the future of water in New England and taking action to protect water with speakers from NSRWA; The Nature Conservancy; Manomet, Inc.; Mass Audubon; the Southeastern Regional Planning & Economic Development District, and other organizations. Alex Hackman of the MA Division of Ecological Restoration will present the plenary talk describing the role of community-based ecological restoration in preparing the Commonwealth’s aquatic resources for the future. An exhibit hall will showcase WAA’s member watershed associations and sponsoring agencies, businesses and non-profits.

The conference fee is $25. Students, interns and low-income residents may attend for free, although registration is required.

More information and a link to registration may be found at

We hope to see you at this exciting educational event!

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