NRWA to hold annual meeting Nov. 13
The Harvard Post, Posted Oct. 30, 2014 @ 6:00 am
Nashua River Watershed Association invites the public to join the 2014 annual meeting at 7 p.m. Nov. 13 at the Devens Common Center, 31 Andrews Parkway, Devens. Wayne Klockner, vice president and Massachusetts state director of the Nature Conservancy, will give the keynote address on “Investing in Nature: How Nature’s Benefits Can Create New Conservationists.”
Klockner leads the conservation plan for Massachusetts, which includes land and water conservation and public policy initiatives related to biodiversity conservation. With over 30 years at the Nature Conservancy, he has worked in Maryland, Delaware, New York, the Conservancy’s World Office and Indonesia prior to moving to Massachusetts 13 years ago.
NRWA will present its 2014 NRWA Conservation and Education Awards. This year’s Land and Water Conservation Award will be presented to Thomas E. Sullivan, former chair of the Wachusett Mountain Advisory Committee. Maura Lyons from Applewild School in Fitchburg will be honored with the Environmental Education Award. And business supporters will be recognized for their valuable role in ongoing work.