A glance at news in the making around the Wentworth-Crescent watershed
Brewster Heath Preserve – A Winter View
Members and Friends of the Wentworth Watershed Association made it possible to save a wonderful piece of land and one that truly helps to protect the water quality in the Wentworth-Crescent Watershed. A hearty thanks goes out to all who helped. Presently, the heath is under snow and the herons...
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Ice Out Guessing is Over
There are optimists and pessimists. The earliest date is March 13 and the latest is May 1st. Last year, the person who guessed the latest date won. Who will it be this year? A recent core taken in a bay indicated 22 inches of ice with 6 inches of snow...
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Winds and Rain and Snow
The weather continues to be "variable". Recently, there was rain on top of an inch of snow. Visibility wasn't great and it was damp when you were out on the lake. Most people didn't spend much time in the drizzle before heading inside. Then, there was wind. Not just a...
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The Campaign for Heath Brook is Complete!
Thanks to donors like you, we have reached our goal of $325,000! The Wentworth Watershed Association is pleased to announce that our Campaign for Heath Brook is complete! We received donations from 195 families, leadership grants from two foundations, the Land Bank of Wolfeboro-Tuftonboro and the Wolfeboro Fund plus a...
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Skiing and the Life Guard’s Dilemma
In the middle of the week there was an inch of snow that fell on top of the 4 - 6 inches that was on the lake. That snow had suffered a warm spell and was "consolidated" which might be read as "crusty". The inch that fell in the middle...
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Cold, Warm and Warmer?
The winter continues. After a week with temperatures that didn't get out of the single digits, forecasters are predicting two days in the 50's before temperatures return February's usual 20's. The snow on the lake remains fine for skiing and snowmobiling. The ice is thick enough for travel although care...
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Our Mission

The mission of the Wentworth Watershed Association is to protect and preserve the community, natural resources, water quality and scenic beauty of the Lake Wentworth-Crescent Lake Watershed, as well as to promote knowledge of the enduring character of its woodlands, waterways and wildlife, its people and its history.

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