HooRWA annual meeting to address climate and adaptation


WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — How can the Hoosic River maintain its robust trout population in the face of warming from climate change? The Hoosic River Watershed Association will hold its annual meeting on Monday, January 28th, 2019 at 7 p.m. in the Community Hall of the First Congregational Church in Williamstown, featuring a presentation by Cassandra Wright and Professor Elena Traister, MCLA, on "Climate Adaptation Planning for the Hoosic."

In addition to remarks by Board President Andy Kawczak and election of members to the Board of Directors, the watershed association will present the Irving Jack Tanzman Friend of the Hoosic Award, given in recognition of conservation work along the Hoosic River, to Judith M. Grinnell, founding president and past director of Hoosic River Revival.

The Hoosic River Watershed Association is dedicated to the habitat restoration, conservation and enjoyment of the Hoosic River and its watershed through education, research and advocacy. The public is invited to attend and light refreshments will be served.



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