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
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
​Watershed Ambassadors 2015 applications sought PDF

The 15th anniversary celebration of the Action Committee is scheduled for September 3rd, 2014. Check back soon for more details.

There are no scheduled regular meetings in July and August. The next regular meeting of the Action Committee will be on Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 5:45PM.  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.

Learn about Morris County Historical Society's devastating loss of hardwood forest due to Superstorm Sandy at Acorn Hall, Morristown. Click here to open up page.

Documentary maker wants Whippany River stories:
            MorristownGreen.com 5/28/14

            Daily Record 6/8/14

            Star Ledger 6/15/14          

New! 2013/2014 Annual Report

Click here for March 22 Morristown Clean Up news coverage and video from Daily Record.

        More clean up coverage from MorristownGreen.com:
                Volunteers see Progress in Whippany River  3/24/14

                Cry Me a River  3/25/14

2013 NJDEP