Westport Community Update

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Sunday, September 24, 2017
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Dedee Shattuck Gallery
Dedee Shattuck Gallery
1 Partners' Lane
Westport, MA 02790

Join the Buzzards Bay Coalition for a focused program featuring mini-presentations by staff on current issues impacting water quality and coastal habitats in Westport.


  • 4-4:45pm: Cocktails & conversation
  • 4:45-6pm: Presentations & discussion in the gallery


  • Introduction and moderation: Mark Rasmussen, President
  • Preserving Wetsport’s rare salter brook trout streams: Brendan Annett, Vice-President, Watershed Protection
  • Understanding rapid salt marsh loss in the Westport Rivers: Rachel Jakuba, PhD, Science Director
  • Septic system solutions: Tackling the largest source of nitrogen pollution: Korrin Petersen, Esq., Senior Attorney

Host Committee

  • Sarah Laird & John Seibert
  • Anne Noonan & Jim Rathmann
  • Corbin & John Harwood
  • Carolyn Fontes & Jim Wilson
  • Rosanne & Peter Aresty
  • Pam & Bob Beck
  • Nina Barker Brogna & Michael Brogna
  • Laurie & John Bullard
  • Elizabeth & Gardner Lane
  • Elizabeth Thompson & Tim White
  • Tanja Ryden & Tom Peirce
  • Charlotte & Woody Underwood

Cost: Free

For more information:
Phone: (508) 999-6363 x209
Category: Buzzards Bay Coalition
Hosted By: Buzzards Bay Coalition
Free EventMeetings & Workshops
aerial photo of Westport Harbor and the Westport River inlet
The Westport River inlet and Westport Harbor from above.

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