A glance at news in the making around the Wentworth-Crescent watershed
Birds Around the Lake
In the trees and on the lake, our birds are an important part of what is enjoyed on Lake Wentworth. Yes, it is just another loon but loons are special, especially when you hear them at night. Our loons arrived on the lake in late April and one pair tried...
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The Zephyr – Spring 2018
Greetings Watershed Community, After a long winter, finally we are enjoying springtime. If you are returning from away, welcome back. The board would like to thank Bobbi Boudman for her hard work and dedication to the Association as the Office Manager over the last year. Her organization and willingness to jump...
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Volunteers needed for stream monitoring
Many watershed residents are aware of the fact that the University of New Hampshire’s Lakes Lay Monitoring Program (LLMP) has been sampling and testing Lake Wentworth and Crescent Lake for more than a quarter of a century. Carried out by volunteers, with assistance from UNH’s Center for Freshwater Biology (CFB)...
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What Is Up at Warren Brook?
The Warren Brook easement is a pretty amazing area. Two trips through the area indicate that easement protects some very important and beautiful areas. The walking is not really "easy" but there is real beauty there. The easement also protects the watershed by protecting wetlands and the woodlands from development....
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Water Summit Provided Lots of Information to Protect Our Lakes
The May 12 Wolfeboro Water Summit provided practical ideas for reducing storm water runoff that can carry harmful pollutants such as phosphorous into surface waters. This Water Summit built on the information conveyed at last year’s inaugural summit, focused on storm water mitigation projects that have been initiated under a...
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Thrills and Spills on the Smith River
The 44th Annual Smith River Canoe Race was a fun filled afternoon. Some old pros paddled the course with determination, some had great fun and a few found a lot of water in their boats. The race starts at Albee Beach, goes down the Smith River to the Crescent Lake,...
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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.