Welcome to The Acton Wakefield Watersheds Alliance
As a collaborative, non-regulatory organization, the mission of the Acton Wakefield Watersheds Alliance is to protect and restore water quality in the lakes, ponds, rivers and streams of Wakefield, NH and Acton, ME to maintain the environmental, recreational and economic stability of the region.
This fall, the Acton Elementary School's 7th grade participated in our well water testing module! Students are given the opportunity to become scientists by performing chemical tests on water samples taken from their homes. In Acton, most if not all students, rely on...read more
In June we held a collaborative BioBlitz at the Province Lake Golf Course in Parsonsfield, ME and Effingham, NH. Over the course of three days, dozens of students from two local schools, and over 40 community members explored the fields, forests, and ponds of the...read more
Please join AWWA's Board of Directors on September 21st for a review of AWWA's work protecting the lakes and ponds of Acton/Wakefield region and then enjoy a tour led by the Union Village Community Association of the Drew Mill Dam on the Branch River. We will learn...read more