Monthly Archives: May 2015

Party on the Pier Preview & Bidding at Skidompha Library

Over 125 silent auction items, including gorgeous jewelry, fabulous pottery, amazing works of fine art, restaurant and area business gift certificates, and fascinating gifts are now on display at Skidompha Library in Damariscotta! Bid on a coastal cruise for 2 … Continue reading

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PWA to Paddle the Woolwich Marsh

View from Pemaquid Paddler's kayak

The Pemaquid Watershed Association Paddlers will paddle the Woolwich Marsh from the Robert E. DeWick Recreation Area on Saturday, 5/30, at 10 AM. A special feature of this paddle is a visit to the alewives run. Please arrive 20 minutes … Continue reading

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PWA Nature Explorations Spring Wildflowers Hike

Pemaquid Watershed Association (PWA) will sponsor a hike this weekend; the third hike of the new Nature Explorations series. The hike will be on Saturday, May 30 at 1 p.m. and is called Spring Wildflowers with Wanda Garland at Dodge … Continue reading

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Save the date June 6 for PWA’s Party on the Pier

Mark calendars now to kick off the summer season with Pemaquid Watershed Association’s (PWA) 11th annual Party on the Pier on Friday, June 6, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at The Contented Sole restaurant on Pemaquid Harbor. The event features … Continue reading

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PWA to Paddle the Pemaquid River

The Pemaquid Watershed Association Paddlers will paddle the Pemaquid River from Bristol Mills to Biscay Pond on Saturday May 23, at 10 AM. This is a very easy, beautiful paddle ideal for all paddle enthusiasts regardless of expertise and a … Continue reading

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Free Lead Tackle Exchange Program with PWA

As the fishing season kicks into gear, now is the time to take advantage of Pemaquid Watershed Association’s Lead Tackle Exchange Program at their office at 15 Courtyard Street in Damariscotta. Anglers can, by appointment with PWA, exchange lead sinkers … Continue reading

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Composting Basics

compost on saplings

The key to making healthy compost, as in living a healthy life, is balance. Healthy compost has a balance between the ingredients and the moisture and oxygen levels. The microbes that break down the ingredients need the right amount of … Continue reading

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Water Quality Volunteer Training May 26

Come be part of a citizen-scientist project that helps beachgoers feel confident in the quality of water at three swimming areas on the Pemaquid Peninsula, Pemaquid Beach, Biscay Beach, and at the swimming hole above the dam in Bristol Mills. … Continue reading

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Towns and Y Place Recycling Bins for the Season

Large blue recycling bins are being put in place for the season in downtown Damariscotta, at Bristol Parks, and other locales around the Pemaquid Peninsula. These beverage can recycling bins were provided free of charge to the towns and CLC … Continue reading

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Calling all Courtesy Boat Inspectors

The first lines of defense against invasive aquatic plants are Maine’s Courtesy Boat Inspectors. PWA is gearing up for the Courtesy Boat Inspection (CBI) season. We can always use CBI volunteer help. Invasive aquatic plant education and prevention really works. … Continue reading

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