The public is invited to the Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve for a presentation and overview of contents and recommendations of the five-year draft management plan. The meeting will be Monday, June 30, from 7 to 8:30 PM at the Reserve at 131 Waquoit Highway. This plan outlines the administrative structure, the research and monitoring, education, training, and stewardship goals of the reserve and will replace the plan approved in 2006.
The full draft plan is available for viewing on the reserve’s website at www.waquoitbayreserve.org and in hard copy at the Waquoit Bay Reserve’s Visitor Center at 131 Waquoit Highway.
Written comments on the draft plan will be taken until July 31. Comments can be submitted via e-mail to Waquoit.firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to Waquoit Bay Reserve, PO Box 3092, Waquoit, MA 02536. The reserve can be reached at 508-457-0495, extension 108.