October 5th Meeting on Zoom!!

Our Speaker this Month is Rick Hutchins from Three Rivers Stocking Association.  His presentation on fall and winter fishing in Southern New Hampshire is a must see. Click on Newsletter to see Zoom login number and passcode. October Newsletter   Meeting Starts at 6 PM.  Rick begins his presentation at 6:30 PM. Plus get caught…

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Conservation Team Helping to Open Streams in Topsfield

  TU Nor’East Chapter members Michael O’Neill and Greg Murrer discuss design considerations for the new bridge at Pond Street, Topsfield, to be designed by engineers from TEC in Andover and John Turner Consulting. Mike is conducting the survey of existing conditions and Greg is putting together the application for wetland permitting.  Kaitlyn Shaw, Science…

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Banquet a Success!

Kalil Boghdan and Bob Torkildsen receive the Chapter’s Outstanding Service Award for once again organizing a successful banquet/fundraiser! Their leadership qualities enabled other members to pitch in: Ben Meade, Geof Day, Ken Washburn, Dave Walsh, Fred Jennings, Josh Rownd and Peter Vandermeulen. And donations of one-of-a-kind special crafts by Geoff Klane, Chett Walsh, Dorothy Boghdan…

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Streamflow Monitoring Expands With The Help of the Nor’East Chapter

The Nor’East Chapter recently purchased two in stream pressure monitor to be used in the Ipswich river and it’s tributaries. Ryan O’Donneli of the Ipswich River Watershed Association commends the cooperation between the Chapter, the Watershed Association and the Mass. Division of Ecological Restoration River Instream Flow Stewards (RIFLS). Read more about how the chapters…

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April Newsletter and Important Dates

The April Newsletter was sent out and there are lots of dates to put on your calendar. You can download a copy of the calendar here. Events include river clean-ups, fishing, camping, river restoration, cookouts, paddling and fellowship. Here is a summary of what to look forward to. April 17, 2012Shawsheen River RestorationPresentationAndover Conservation CommissionHosts…

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Two Interesting Events at the IRWA

Macroinvertebrate Workshop Saturday, January 14th, 1 – 4 pm at Riverbend, 143 County Road, Ipswich Join us for a workshop about the fascinating world of aquatic macroinvertebrates. Learn about what collecting and studying these seldom seen creatures entails and how they can be used to measure water quality. Expertise in invertebrate taxonomy is not required….

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