SNEP Network News and Stories

SNEP Network releases Call for Participants for Stormwater and Watershed Management

The Southeast New England Program (SNEP) Network is seeking participants to receive community-based technical training assistance for stormwater and watershed management, climate resilience, and ecological restoration projects. Municipalities, tribes or nonprofits working in communities within the SNEP area are welcome to apply for training and technical services assistance. Indigenous and immigrant communities and

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Restore America’s Estuaries Announces 2021 SNEP Watershed Grants

Since 2018, Southeast New England Program (SNEP) Watershed Grants have awarded more than $8.5 million to fund high-impact environmental projects in Rhode Island and Southeastern Massachusetts. For 2021, SNEP Watershed Grants is announcing the availability of $1.75 million to restore clean water, healthy coastal ecosystems and sustainable communities throughout this region. SNEP Watershed Grants is a partnership between

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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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