Whippany River Watershed Action Committee

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Welcome to Whippany River Watershed Action Committee
The Whippany River Watershed Action Committee's members are the stewards of the Whippany River Watershed. The members have come together to preserve, protect and maintain the land and water resources of the watershed through broad-based community action, projects, on-going assessment, education and promotion of resource conservation.
Whippany River Watershed Action Committee
PO Box 223
Morristown, NJ 07963-0223

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Photo credit: Pamela Hasegawa
Our Mission
The next regular meeting of the Action Committee will be on Wednesday, March 2, 2016.  Meetings are held at 6pm at the Morris County Public Library located at 30 E. Hanover Avenue, Whippany. As always, meetings are open to the public. Featured speaker will be Brian Marshall giving a power point presentation on Signs of Spring: Birds, Food and Migration.

April 6th meeting - Kris McMorland, Morris County Mosquito Control discusses the Zika Virus

May 4 meeting - Tim Doutt. NJ Department of Environmental Protection discusses the New Draft Tier A Municipal Storm Water Permit requirement changes.

New! Morris County Freeholders honor Hank Sawoski - longtime WRWAC member. http://morriscountynj.gov/2016/02/morris-county-honors-longtime-volunteer-he-challenged-one-of-our-biggest-pests/

New! Morris Township honors Ted Largman 1/6/16  - Watch the video!

 2014-2015 "Visions of the Whippany River Watershed" annual report

Actavis' "Team Parsippany" raised $330.26 for WRWAC through the "Change for Charity Program!" 

Donate today and receive a DVD of "River's Journey." Tax deductible donations can be mailed to PO Box 223, Morristown, NJ 07963-0223. Make check payable: WRWAC, Inc.
Donation form

WRWAC awarded $28,750 Eco Grant from 3M for student outdoor environmental learning project at Memorial Junior School, Whippany NJ.  The Grand Unveiling of the Rain Gardens will take place in April.  Watch for the date.
See press release for additional information

WRWAC awarded new $10,000 grant from Bayer Healthcare. Details to follow. 

Art Vespignani, WRWAC facilitator, 
Jim Baranski, WRWAC vice-chairman and Virginia Michelin, Morris County Principal Environmental Planner admire the poster presentation of our project at the NJ State Museum in Trenton, where the 2013 Awards Ceremony was held, November 2013.
photo by Amy DiBartolo
2013 NJDEP