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Get Involved by being a Lake Host Volunteer

Help keep Pine River Pond beautiful by preventing invasive species, such as milfoil, from getting into our lake.  One preventative measure is to inspect boats coming in and out of the lake at the Pine River Association Lord Road boat ramp.  This program is referred to...

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Lake Hosts – An Important Line of Defense

Lake Hosts are an important line of defense to catch suspicious specimens on boats and trailers that are about to enter NH lakes.  As of the end of July 2017, the NH Lakes Association reports that “Lake Hosts have now captured 14 specimens of hitchhiking invasive...

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Red Lakebed in Pickerel Cove

A curious red color has shown up on the lakebed in Pickerel Cove near the Young's Brook inlet, so we asked the experts at the UNH Cooperative Extension to help us understand what's causing this phenomenon. The Young's Brook sampling location was tested on May 22nd and...

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Are You Not Getting Our Emails?

If you did not opt out of getting Association emails and have not been receiving them, please email Patty Philbrook at VicePresident@pineriverpond.org.  Weekly emails are being issued with Association information you don't want to miss (like the PRP Store has...

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PRP Website

We are still working with getting the website fully functional.  If you are having trouble logging in or not receiving our emails, please let Patty know at VicePresident@pineriverpond.org.  Thank you for your...

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2016 NH Loon Census Results

Thanks to all those who participated in the 2016 Loon Census. Observations are part of a statewide snapshot of the loon population, and coincides with loon counts on the same day in Vermont, Maine, and New York. This year 526 observers covered 121 NH lakes during the...

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Get The Lead Out!!!

On June 1, 2016, a new law takes effect that redefines what a lead jig is for the purposes of taking fish in the fresh waters of New Hampshire. All lead jigs less than or equal to one ounce will be prohibited.  It is well documented that lead, when ingested, is toxic...

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Chinese Mystery Snail

Large snails were recently discovered in the area of the Lord Road Boat Ramp. NH DES has confirmed from pictures that the species is the Chinese Mystery Snail which is an exotic / invasive species. An easy method to tell the difference between our native snail vs....

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