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
Students from Red Oak School, Morristown presented their observations and research concerning Speedwell Lake at February meeting.
Photo by Art Catalusci

The Whippany River Watershed Action Committee has been selected as the winner of the 2013 Governor’s Environmental Excellence Award, in the Water Resources category! The award is for the construction of the bioretention basins at the Morris County Public Safety Training Academy, a project funded through a 319(h) grant with NJDEP. 
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
The next meeting will be on Wednesday, April 2nd at 5:45PM with Richard Plambeck, P.E. of the Passaic River Coalition as our guest speaker. His topic is "The Passaic River - It's More Than Just a River". Meetings are held at the Morris County Public Library located at 30 E. Hanover Avenue, Whippany. As always, these monthly meetings are open to the public.

Click here for March 22 Morristown Clean Up news coverage and video!

April 24 - Madison Green Fair
April 26 - Rain Barrel Workshop, Burnham Park