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Lexi Dewey,
Executive Director

Michael Baram, Chair

WSCAC, 485 Ware Road
Belchertown, MA 01007
Phone: (413) 213-0454
Fax: (413) 213-0537
Email: info@wscac.org

Water Supply Citizens Advisory Committee
to the MWRA (WSCAC)

MWRA/WSCAC: The Quabbin Reservoir

WSCAC advises the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority
and the Department of Conservation and Recreation on
water conservation and watershed protection strategies.

Per Governor Baker’s order,
WSCAC staff will be working remotely until April 7th.
If you need to reach us,
please email info@wscac.org.

Join Us!

Our next WSCAC meeting (a joint meeting with WAC)
Will be held virtually
on April 21, 2020, at 10:30 a.m.

Details will be released shortly.

Meeting schedule, summaries and minutes

Current Events

Closure of DCR Facilities

February 2020 Hydrologic Conditions

Fix A Leak Week

January 2020 Water Watch

Quabbin Voices Winter Newsletter

PFAS in MWRA Drinking Water

MWRA Advisory Board: A Decade in Review

Water Resources Commission Annual Report

DCR Office of the Water Resources Annual Report

EPA WaterSense "Bath Hack" Video Series (YouTube videos)

Mass.gov: Healthy Lawn, Happy Summer Toolkit (PDF)

WSCAC Annual Report FY2019 (PDF)

EPA Watering Tips

MWRA Annual Water Quality Report

12 Facts that Show Why Bottled Water is One of the Biggest Scams in the Country

Building the Will to Invest: A Progress Report from the Value of Water Campaign (PDF)

Resilient MA Climate Clearinghouse

DCR’s Watershed Management Principles for Public Access Management in the Ware River Watershed (PDF)

Update of the Ware River Watershed Public Access Management Plan, Public Engagement Plan (PDF)

Dovetail Partners Consuming Responsibly Report No. 1: Environmental Impacts of Tap vs. Bottled Water (PDF)

Building Reslience in Partnership with Vulnerable Communties: EPA Watershed Academy (PDF)

DCR Watershed Education Programs

Environmental and Regulatory Affairs - MWRA Presentation (PDF)

Update on Gypsy Moth Impacts To Watershed Forests - DCR/DWSP Presentation (PDF)

Division of Water Supply Protection: 2017 Land Management Plan (PDF)

DCR-DWSP’s Interactive Watershed System Application

SUEZ - Water Technologies & Solutions Video (YouTube)

DCR Video: Watershed Forestry: Managing for Resistance and Resilience

EPA Watersense

How to Get Your Water Tested

WSCAC Committee

Michael Baram, Town of Belmont, WSCAC Chair

Whitney Beals, New England Forestry Foundation

Steven Daunais, Tata and Howard

Bill Kiley, Boston Water and Sewer Commission

William Copithorne, P.E., Town of Arlington

Andrea Donlon, Connecticut River Watershed Council

Gerald Eves, Trout Unlimited

Bill Fadden, OARs and SuAsCo Wild & Scenic Rivers

Paul Lauenstein, Neponset River Watershed Association


Martha Morgan, Nashua River Watershed Association

Martin Pillsbury, Metropolitan Area Planning Council

Janet Rothrock, League of Women Voters

Bruce Spencer, Retired DCR Chief Forester

Kurt Tramposch, Town of Wayland

Roger Wrubel, Member at Large