Resources

Rainfall Calculator - Some charts and a link to a U.S. Geological Survey online calculator to convert inches of rainfall on a property, or just your rooftop, to gallons.

Webinars 

New England Chapter of the North American Lake Management Society (Recorded 21 Apr 2020) 

Restoring Living Shorelands <-- Link to the Webinar on YouTube 


In celebration of Earth Day 2020, and to promote shoreland practices that protect our lakes, the New England Chapter of the North American Lake Management Society (NEC NALMS) hosted a webinar on Best Management Practices (MPs) for lake-friendly development. The webinar covered Shoreland Best Management Practices; Ecological Designs for Lake Wise Living; and Bioengineering Installations to restore living shorelands and create a new trend towards lake friendly practices.

This Webinar consists of 3 20 minute presentations by three different idividuals from Vermont. The Webinar was arranged and coordinated by Amy Smagula from the NH Department of Environmental Services.

<About 60 minutes in length>

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NHLAKES 
Lake-Friendly Living Webinar Series

(These free Webinars use the popular 'Zoom' application)

NHLAKES has a number of free Webinars where they and other experts present information that relate to living on or near a lake or pond. These are 60 minute events. 

So far (early June 2020) the Webinars have been excellent. There are more to come. One can view the recordings of past Webinars, view just the slides used in the presentation, see more information about these webinars, or register for the coming ones by visiting NHLAKES at the following address:


For Clough Pond perhaps those of you with property along Berry Rd would benefit by registering for the next one, Thursday, June 11 @ 7:00pm titled Lake-Friendly Living with Gravel Roads and Driveways. If you are unable to attend the webinar in real time, NHLAKES will be posting the recording and slides shortly after the webinar ends.

The other Webinars are: 

- Lake-Friendly Living: Are you LakeSmart?
<5/21/2020>

- Lake-Friendly Landscapes: How to Get the Landscape You'll Love & Protect Our Lakes
<5/28/2020?

- Lake-Friendly Living with Septic Systems
<6/4/2020>

- Lake-Friendly Living with Gravel Roads and Driveways
<6/11/2020>

- Lake-Friendly Landscape Maintenance for All Seasons
<6/18/2020>