2020 NH Water & Watershed Conference

March 13, 2020 at Plymouth State University, Plymouth, NH

Squam Lake, Photo by Jessica Casterline

The New Hampshire Water and Watershed Conference (NHWWC) is an annual forum for sharing water resource information. Each year, over 175 academics, regulators, non-profit organizations, water resource professionals, land use planners, elected officials, and others gather to share information on regional water resource issues including water quality and supply.

The theme of the 2020 NH Water and Watershed Conference was Persistent and Evolving Water Issues. Please see the agenda for more details about sessions and talks. Stay tuned for plans for 2021!


The NH Water & Watersheds Conference is organized by a dedicated group of people from a variety of organizations. Many thanks to the following committee members and their organizations:

  • June Hammond Rowan, Jessica Casterline, & Amy Villamagna – Center for the Environment, Plymouth State University
  • Melanie Cofrin, Tracie Sales, Tom Swenson, & Katherine Zink – NH Department of Environmental Services
  • Shane Csiki – NH Geological Survey, NH Department of Environmental Services
  • Joe Ayotte, US Geological Survey – NH/VT Office
  • Lisa Coté – GeoSphere Environmental Management, Inc.
  • Brian Goetz – City of Portsmouth, NH
  • Tom O’Brien – NH LAKES
  • Michelle Shattuck – NH Water Resources Research Center, University of New Hampshire
  • Justin Shaw – Granite State Rural Water Association

Thank you to our 2020 NH Water & Watershed Conference Sponsors! They provide valuable support for the event.