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, April 5, 2017.  The guest speaker will be Michael Pisauro, Esq., Policy Director for the New Jersey Ccouncil of Watershed Associations. 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. 

Postponed until April 1st - Our principal river clean up will take place on March 18th at the Bethel AME Church on Bishop Nazery Way in Morristown. Volunteers should assemble at between 8:30 and 9am.  Refreshments will be served.  Gloves, bags and incidentals will be provided.  Please dress appropriately.

Our first fundraising gala, a Beefsteak Dinner, will be held on May 24th at the Birchwood Manor in Whippany. 6pm to 10pm. Stay tuned for more information including the guest speakers and the honorees.

WRWAC’s mission is to preserve, protect and maintain the land and water resources of the Whippany River Watershed and sponsor outreach programs, educational and social events such as this one to educate and inform the public and private sectors about the significance of the river and the land around it. For more information, please contact the Whippany River Watershed Action Committee at 973-290-9338.

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.
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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