A glance at news in the making around the Wentworth-Crescent watershed
Early December Weather
After the very cold spells in November, temperatures have moderated. A little rain has fallen and then some snow. Wolfeboro missed the large snowfall that southern NH got. We got 5 or 6 inches when some places got 30 inches. On Friday, a "clipper" went by and left an inch...
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It Is Late November
There are lots of cold and not nice days on the lake, yes, it is late November. However, when it is nice, it is quite nice on the lake. You might need a wool hat and gloves but with no wind, it is quite fine out there. You also should...
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It Has Been Well Below Freezing, Now Just a Cold Rain
It really is November, past the middle of it, actually. The first part of the month had some very cold weather and some wind and the leaves are off the trees other than some left on the oaks and beeches. The lake temperature is dropping and small ponds and some...
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Some of Our Properties
The Wentworth Watershed Association has a number or properties along the Northwest shore of the lake. Some, many people see quite often as they are along the rail trail. Another one is more distant with no good access. The property in the upper left corner is the "Square Hill" property...
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Color Is Fading
A few days ago, the color had become a bit "muted". None of the bright colors but still a great show of Autumn. Mt. Chocorua had no color on it as the leaves were long gone but the near hills were still with color. Oh, none of the bright reds...
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Birds and Spectacular Fall Colors
Yes, it is toward the middle of October and things are changing. The water is getting cooler, now in the 50's and you now have to have a "nice" day to really enjoy the lake. When the sun is shining and there is no wind, it is delightful. Some birds...
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Our Mission

The mission of the Wentworth Watershed Association is to protect and preserve the Wentworth-Crescent Watershed through initiatives affecting water quality, land conservation, and community education.

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