SNEP Network News

SNEP Network Reflections and Goals: Year 1

The Southeast New England Program Network (SNEP Network) concluded its first year of a 5-year corporative agreement with EPA on September 30th, 2020. Over the past 12 months, Network partners joined forces to offer training and technical assistance to enhance stormwater and watershed management, ecological restoration and climate resiliency. The

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Assisting with Next Steps for the Assawompset Ponds Complex

Photo Credit: Kevin Ham, SRPEDD The Southeastern Regional Planning and Economic Development District of Massachusetts (SRPEDD) was awarded technical assistance through the SNEP Network’s call for participants for a climate resiliency project located within the Assawompset Ponds Complex. Located in the Massachusetts towns of Freetown, Lakeville, Middleborough, and Rochester, the

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The Network Launches New Webinar and Podcast Leadership Series

Throughout the fall of 2020, the Town of Wareham, Massachusetts will work closely with national leaders from around the country and interact with subject matter experts.  Invited guests will help guide future redevelopment plans for Wareham Village by focusing on incorporating elements of climate resilience, stormwater management, and green infrastructure

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The Southeast New England Stew-Map Kickoff

The Stewardship Mapping and Assessment Project (STEW-MAP) of Southeast New England is a survey and public database designed to map where stewardship organizations work and how they are connected to each other. The goal of the project is to strengthen community capacity for stewardship in order to advance the construction

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SNEP Network Training: Climate Resilience and Leadership Building

The Southeast New England Network kicked off its Climate Resilience and Stormwater Management Resilience Workshop Series on February 20 at the Providence Stormwater Innovation Center in Providence. The training—titled Preparing for Success: Funding Climate Resilience Initiatives—focused on methods for generating sustainable, long-term financing for community resilience efforts. This was the

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Report Documents the Value of Nature’s Assets

The sixth edition of Mass Audubon’s report series, Losing Ground: Nature’s Value in a Changing Climate comes at a time when the value of forests, farmlands, and wetlands for climate resilience is becoming increasingly important. The Losing Ground report series analyzes Massachusetts land use patterns every five years. This edition, which focuses on 2012–2017, includes interactive maps

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West Tisbury Stormwater Infrastructure Planning

SNEP Network member Jamie Houle from the University of New Hampshire Stormwater Center is working with the Town of Tisbury, MA to evaluate wastewater infrastructure and develop a construction and maintenance plan for the this community on Martha’s Vineyard. The Storwmater Center is working with the Massachusetts Department of Transportation

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