the Voice of

the Merrimack

the Voice of

the Merrimack

the Voice of

the Merrimack

the Voice of

the Merrimack

what we do

Merrimack River Watershed Council is a local non-profit that focuses on making the Merrimack River cleaner, healthier, and more accessible. 

Our vision is a Merrimack River Watershed where community and nature flourish together.

Our mission is to improve and protect the health of the Merrimack River Watershed for all people and wildlife.

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breaking news : Merrimack River Watershed Council and the U.S. forest service launch new effort to boost climate resilience and drinking water protection in the Merrimack valley

Date: April 13, 2021

Lawrence, MA – The grant, announced this week, commences a three-year partnership between MRWC and the Forest Service, as well as Massachusetts Department of Conservation & Recreation, New Hampshire Division of Forests and Lands, University of NH Cooperative Extension, and the Nashua River Watershed Association, to implement riverbank resilience projects, fill an education gap in climate-resilient forest practices, and increase connections between private landowners across the two states.

 

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