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Annual New England Lakes and Watershed Conference

  • Center for Biological and Life Sciences Flagg Road Kingston, RI, 02881 United States (map)

About: This two-day regional conference titled, "Our New England Waters: Real World Watershed Monitoring and Management Options," is hosted by URI Watershed Watch, the New England Chapter of the North American Lake Management Society (NECNALMS) and Save The Lakes. Friday's workshops include: invasive organism identification, harmful algae blooms, shoreland management, and GIS and web based tools for watershed assessments. The day's workshops will be followed by NECNALMS business meeting (5:15-6:00 p.m.), dinner (6:30 p.m.) and a "Paint Your Lake" paint-and-sip session (7:30-9:30 p.m.). Click here for Saturday workshops. Pricing for the conference is as follows: Friday workshops only, $30 NECNALMS members, $40 non-members; Saturday only, $60 NECNALMS members, $70 non-members; both days, $75 NECNALMS members, $85 non-members. Please address any questions to Elizabeth Herron, conference chair by e-mailing her at or by calling 401-874-4552.
Info: To learn more or to read full workshop descriptions, click here; to register click here.