Please join us for an in-person TRWA Annual Meeting Saturday, November 12th, from 4-6:00 p.m. at the Bristol County Agricultural High School (BCAHS), 135 Center Street, Dighton.
Our Featured Speaker will be Brad Chase, Diadromus Fish Project Leader from the MA Division of Marine Fisheries. He will speak on the ecology and management of river herring in the Taunton River.
TRWA Board Member and BCAHS NRM Chairman, Brian Bastarache, and project technician Jessie Power, will present results from the 2022 Taunton River Diamondback Terrapin Population Assessment field season. This is TRWA’s seventh season studying the Diamondback Terrapin population in the Taunton River and the third season of a small pilot nest protection program. We will have our 2023 Annual Tidal Calendars available for purchase.
Steve Silva, TRWA’s Water Quality Monitoring Program Coordinator and Board Secretary, will share the 2022 monitoring results. There will also be a brief treasurer’s report, as well as updates on the Bruce Spooner Education Center programs and our advocacy work. The TRWA membership will be publicly voting to fill Board of Director seats and select 2023 officers. Please contact the office if you are a member and have any questions on who is running for officers (or if you wish to join the board.)
The meeting is hosted by the Natural Resource Management Department and will be held in the Student Commons Building. Light refreshments will be served.
This is an in person meeting, all our welcome. We will be running a live video feed if you wish to watch the meeting proceedings via your home computer. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for the Zoom meeting link and access code.
The Student Commons Building is on the north side of Center Street. Parking is located to the rear of the building . The building is fully accessible from all entrances.