The Watershed at a Glance
The image below illustrates the extent of the Lake Wentworth/Crescent Lake watershed (shown in yellow outline) superimposed on a map of the town of Wolfeboro and surrounding communities.
The Wentworth/Crescent watershed
Some vital statistics:
- More than 37 square miles in area
- 4000+ acres of surface waters
- 617 acres of wetlands
- 15+ miles of shoreline on Lake Wentworth and Crescent Lake
- 17 islands
- 11 year-round tributary streams, each comprising its own subwatershed
You can check out this more detailed view.