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.

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what we protect, and the threats

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Acton’s Stream Explorers

On Monday, Acton Elementary's 6th grade explored a stream flowing through the Province Lake Golf Course. We spent the morning collecting all the macroinvertebrates we could find, including dragonflies, crayfish, mayflies, crane flies and more! We also conducted some...

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Exploring Our Watersheds Above and Below

For the past several years, thanks to the 8th grade teacher Gavin Kearns, the Paul School 8th grade has been participating the SeaPerch program. The Portsmouth Naval Shipyard provides funding and volunteers to help the students build these Remotely Operative Vehicles...

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