A glance at news in the making around the Wentworth-Crescent watershed
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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Changes at the Lake – Yes, Spring Is Arriving
Spring is finally getting here although there are still cool nights. The leaves are starting to "pop" but the colors that they present are light greens and not their "summer" color. There are new eagles on the lake and, of course, there are sunsets. Looking toward the Lake View Inn,...
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Lake Quiz #3
This is a different kind of quiz. There are two pictures and you have to pick which one is which. Many are quite easy but a few may be harder. Give it a try...... Again, four questions are asked and then the answers are given below them. There are a...
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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.