September 2014: Watershed Watch

Being Prepared for Climate Change: A Workbook for Developing Risk-Based Adaptation Plans
By: US EPA Climate Ready Estuaries ProgramClimateChgWkBl
A newly published resource for environmental managers and planners. This publication provides much needed guidance for conducting risk-based climate change vulnerability assessments anddeveloping adaptation action plans. Theworkbook helps users to identify, analyze and prioritize climate change risks. In developing an action plan, it guides users to address their most pressing risks and find appropriate responses.
New Edition of NH Wildlife Sightings Database
By: NH Fish & Game 
New Hampshire Fish & Game has just released a new edition of the NH Wildlife Sightings Database, an online portal for citizen scientists to report sightings of rare and common wildlife and important nature features such as vernal pools.
CLICK HERE to explore the new database & to report your own sightings!

PREP is part of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s National Estuary Program, a joint program between local, state and federal agencies established under the Clean Water Act with the goal of protecting and enhancing nationally significant estuarine resources. PREP is supported in part by an EPA matching grant and is housed within the School of Marine Science and Ocean Engineering at the University of New Hampshire.