Harrisville Conservation Commission Agenda
TUESDAY*, July 2, 2024 7:00 PM


In Town Hall & zoom from link on https://harrisvillenh.org or click this zoom link

Agenda / Minutes 6/5/24 Lakes Meeting 

  1. Hemlock Wooly Adelgid Amelioration / Laricobious Beetle Update
    • Dr. MacDonald may zoom in for discussion
    • Report on Ralph’s SC visit
    • Updated findings on 3 beetle sightings in Harrisville from previous local releases in Antrim
    • Optimal release timing / number of inoculation sites / possible release sizes
    • Program outline: Costs / funding support / fiscal agents

     2.   Japanese Knotweed Removal Efforts

      1. Schedule Public Hearing for mid-August
      2. Agenda: Public Discussion of HCC Knotweed Mitigation Along Town Roads in Late September

3.  Harrisville Common Threads Notice & Town Posters

4.  Report on 2023 HCC Organic / Alternative Herbicide test results & recommendations

   3.   Old Home Days Booth

    1. Topics: Knotweed Mitigation, Hemlock Wooly Adelgid Mitigation programs

   4.   New Recycling Center Program report on first day’s results

   5.   Rainwater Impacts from Recent Storms (5” in 3 days)

    1. Silt in Silver Lake from East Side Road & Breed Road

   6.   Other business 

          Reports on actions of other town committees and environmental groups

    1. Select Board
    2. Planning Board
    3. Zoning Board of Adjustment
    4. Historic District Commission
    5. Trails
    6. Historic Harrisville
    7. Community Power