The CyanoMobile is Coming to Wakefield July 27!

The CyanoMobile is coming! What is the CyanoMobile? It is the USEPA Northeast Regional Laboratory mobile lab that will be traveling around the New England states this summer teaching citizens about the new Northeast Cyanobacteria Monitoring Program. It’s coming...

Landscaping for Healthy Lakes a Huge Success!

On Saturday, June 27, the Acton Wakefield Watersheds Alliance collaborated with Springvale Nursery to present a program entitled “Landscaping for Healthy Lakes” to local residents. The workshop included an indoor lecture phase and an outdoor, “hands on” phase....

Landscaping for Healthy Lakes Workshop – June 27

Do you want to know more about how your landscape may be affecting the nearby streams and lakes? Do you have unsightly areas around your home that might be funneling sediment into our lakes or streams? Do want to learn about what plants will thrive in your garden? Do...

AWWA River Volunteers Hit the Water

VRAP Team AWWA got off to a stellar start on July 9th monitoring four sites on the Salmon Falls and Branch rivers. VRAP is the NHDES Volunteer River Assessment Program. The AWWA team of Jeanne Achille, Kari Lygren, Diana Spahn and Glenn and Stephanie Thornton spent...