March 19 multi-site Green Brook clean-up!

Multiple Sites along the Green Brook The Green Brook!, NJ

RAIN OR SHINE! NJ Americorps Watershed Ambassadors, the Lower Raritan Watershed Partnership, Union & Somerset County Clean Communities Programs, Mayor's Alliance for a Cleaner Green Brook Waterway, Central Jersey Stream Team, and the municipalities of Dunellen, Green Brook, Middlesex Township and Plainfield invite you to join us along the Green Brook for a multi-site clean-up ... Read More

March 24: What’s In Our Water Info Sharing Session

online via webex

Since Summer 2019 the Lower Raritan Watershed Partnership and Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Middlesex County have conducted pathogens monitoring for Fecal Coliform and Enterococcus at six non-swimming public beach access sites along the Lower Raritan during the warmer months. Join us for this virtual public outreach session for a summary of our data and findings ... Read More

On Mentorship Virtual Event: LRWP in conversation with No Water No Life

On Friday March 25, noon to 1 PM EST the LRWP will join our No Water No Life partners for a special conversation on how "Mentorship Goes Both Ways." No Water No Life writes: "DIVE IN" is a new No Water No Life round-table event with our partners, advisors and NextGen bloggers discussing their views on freshwater ... Read More

April 9 – Clean of the Mile Run Brook!

Mile Run Brook Parking - Sts Peter and Paul Church 285 Hamilton Street, Somerset, NJ

Since its inception in 1970, Earth Day has brought millions of people together to celebrate our world’s environment. The day has also focused our attention on environmental problems such as pollution, flooding and littering. Please plan to join the Lower Raritan Watershed Partnership, Franklin Township Environmental Commission, the New Brunswick Environmental Commission, the Watershed Institute, ... Read More

May 1 – Build a Rain Barrel Workshop in Highland Park!

Highland Park, NJ

With thanks to Sustainable Highland Park and New Jersey Americorps Watershed Ambassador Ginny Rockey, the Lower Raritan Watershed Partnership is pleased to host a "Build a Rain Barrel Workshop" in Highland Park on Sunday May 1, 1-2:30PM. Space is limited, pre-registration required. We require a $50 donation to the LRWP for materials costs. The rain ... Read More

May 12 webinar: Restoring aquatic habitat through climate-ready infrastructure

Please join us Thursday May 12, 6-7:30pm for a special presentation by Isabelle Stinnette, Restoration Program Manager, NY-NJ Harbor and Estuary Program. Ms. Stinnette will speak on Restoring aquatic habitat through climate-ready infrastructure in the Lower Raritan. Aquatic connectivity is a key restoration goal for the New York – New Jersey Harbor & Estuary Program ... Read More

May 14 – Water Quality Monitoring Training

Please join us on May 14 for our annual visual habitat assessment training! This year the training will be led by WMA9 Americorps Watershed Ambassador Ginny Rockey and LRWP Volunteer Stream Monitoring Coordinator Jon Dugan (Here’s more on the LRWP’s water quality monitoring programs). WHAT: A FREE training to gain skills and know-how to become ... Read More

May 19: Pathogens Monitoring Training

Rutgers EARTH Center 42 Riva Avenue, South Brunswick, NJ

NEEDED!! Volunteer Water Quality Monitors to assist with bacteria monitoring during Summer 2022! WHAT: In-person training Workshop for Water Quality Sampling and Bacteria Monitoring (English/Spanish) WHEN: Thursday May 19, 5-8 PM WHERE: EARTH Center of Middlesex County, 42 Riva Avenue / North Brunswick, NJ (continue past the gate/sign labeled "authorized vehicles only" to the EARTH ... Read More