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PWA Annual Meeting – July 19th at Lakehurst Lodge

Visiting with old and new friends, good food, a report from the Bristol Dam Advisory Committee, and a presentation on “Bringing Nature Home” in Maine will take place at Pemaquid Watershed Association’s annual meeting on Wednesday, July 19, at Lakehurst … Continue reading

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Amazing Monarchs Draws a Crowd

Fran Ludwig presented a fascinating program about the life of monarch butterflies August 29th at the National Audubon Todd Wildlife Sanctuary. Over 25 people attended and were able to see how the tiniest of eggs turn into an amazing monarch … Continue reading

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Beachscapes Contest at Beachcombers’ Rest Nature Center

Beachscapes Contest will be Saturday July 16 10am – 2pm at Beachcombers’ Rest Nature Center at Pemaquid Beach. Sign up between 10am & noon to enter the contest and make a masterpiece in the sand. Entries will be judged and … Continue reading

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PWA Nature Explorations hike – Nature Walk & Talk at Darling Marine Center

Thursday, July 21, 2016 9am – 11am. Explore the wonderful trails with Darling Marine Center Education Coordinator and naturalist, Lili Pugh. Meet in the Darling Center parking lot at 9am. Rain date: July 22.

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PWA EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR STEPPING DOWN

The Lincoln County News featured an article about Executive Director Donna Minnis on December 16. “After nine years as executive director of the Pemaquid Watershed Association, Donna Minnis announced she would be resigning from her post in early 2016.” Read … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk about Composting

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By creating it, you’ll have less garbage to haul to the transfer station. You will reduce your town’s transfer station costs by reducing the amount and weight of trash hauled to the landfill. You’ll extend the life of the landfill … Continue reading

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Safe Disposal of Medications

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The Maine State Sheriff’s Association is sponsoring a Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, April 25, 2015. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), along with many state agencies, recommend medicine take-back … Continue reading

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JOB OPENING AT PWA

PWA HELP WANTED AD Year-Round Part-Time Office Assistant Located in Downtown Damariscotta PT job, weekdays with occ. weekend and eve. hours. 24 hrs/ week. Flexible scheduling. $13.12/hr with benefits. Includes: Data input, filing, answering phone, assisting w/special events and programs, … Continue reading

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Reusing and Recycling Car and Truck Batteries

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I never gave much thought to what happens to worn-out car and truck parts, as I always have traded in or sold one vehicle for the next. In this article, I review the lifecycle of one commonly replaced vehicle part: … Continue reading

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Hidden Valley Nature Center membership benefits for PWA members!

Through December 31, 2015, PWA members can enjoy certain Hidden Valley Nature Center (HVNC) benefits: discounts on certain HVNC workshop and event registration fees, advance notice on great deals and exciting news such as lumber sales, new merchandise, and event … Continue reading

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