Environmental Forum #3:
Water Supply and Planning for the Future
Wednesday, March 12
6:30 pm - 9 pm
at the South Shore Country Club
274 South St Hingham
BY THE YEAR 2030, water demand is projected to exceed Massachusetts
Department of Environmental Protection withdrawal limitations for the Weir River Watershed.
You are invited to a panel discussion about the current status of the Weir River Watershed,
potential impacts of increased water withdrawals from population growth projections
and south Hingham development proposals,
and what could be done to address issues facing the watershed.
Thank you to all our volunteers who helped with Clean Up Day and to Nona's Homemade Ice Cream for their support and Straits Pond Watershed Association for partnering with us
Thank you Hingham voters
for voting to
conserve 5 acres critical to the health of the Weir River Estuary
Will the state's new regulations keep rivers flowing?
Read about the new regulations here.
We created this website to raise awareness about our shared river - the Weir River and its watershed. The environmental challenges it faces and what we can do to become better stewards of it.
Partners in the Weir River Watershed
Join our email list and keep up with events and news!
The Weir River Watershed Association (WRWA) is a 501(3)c nonprofit group committed to promoting awareness and stewardship of the Weir River Watershed. We are a membership organization. Our goals are to: