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2016 Special Recognition Essays

October 7, 2016

In celebration of the National Park Centennial, the 2016 Waterman Fund Essay Contest invited emerging writers to explore stories and connections between wilderness and management of public lands through the lens of the National Park System. After much deliberation and review, the Essay Committee felt that, while the essay contest…

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Save the Date: October 22, 2016 Waterman Fund Dinner

May 3, 2016

The biennial Waterman Fund Dinner will be held at the Highlands Center in Crawford Notch Saturday, October 22nd with a reception at 5:00pm followed by dinner, a short program, and the announcement of the 2016 Guy Waterman Fund Alpine Steward Award.

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Save The Date: July 22, 2016 Waterman Fund Field Trip

May 3, 2016

The Waterman Fund Field Trip will be held Friday, July 22nd when Dave Govatski will lead us on a walk to explore the alpine zone on Cannon Mountain.

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Enter the 2016 Essay Contest!

January 26, 2016

The theme for the 2016 Essay Contest: In dual honor of the Centennials of both Acadia National Park and the National Park System, for the 2016 Essay Contest emerging writers are encouraged to explore the relationship between the rich history of America’s National Park System and personal understandings of recreation…

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2016 Grant Application Deadline is December 15!

November 19, 2015

The Waterman Fund is pleased to announce that its 2016 alpine stewardship grant application deadline is December 15, 2015. The Fund invites organizations, individuals, and local, federal or state agencies to send in project proposals for alpine stewardship, education, research, or trail reconstruction through its website or by contacting grants@watermanfund.org….

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