Driver Assisted Suction Harvester Boat - DASH BOAT LAUNCHES Oct 11 - In July, John and Christina Bertogli from Balch Pond Acres donated their 24 ft Pontoon Boat to BLIMP to be updated into a state of the art DASH Boat.
The Folsom Pond Focus Area is a series of interconnected wetland habitats including open marsh, shrub swamp, forested swamp, and forested bog, along with all the surrounding upland forest. The wetlands occur along a mile and a half stream corridor that comes from the east eventually draining into Balch Pond. The site supports one rare natural community type, a pitch pine bog, and one exemplary common community type, a mixed tall sedge fen. These communities along other habitats at the site support a suite of rare lepidopterans (moths and butterflies).Pitch Pine
You can access this wilderness area from the northwest corner of Balch via canoe or kayak.
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NH Grant - Fall 2010 - We have applied for a 25% grant from the state of New Hampshire (25% of the total cost of treatment) we won't know about the grant until late November. Lee expects to receive the bids from the two Massachusetts companies in the next week.
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