Wildlife on Squam Lake in New Hampshire

From large mammals to tiny insects, the Squam Lakes and Watershed  are home to a diverse array of wildlife. The Squam Lakes Association (SLA) works cooperatively with other state and municipal government, educational institutions, and other organizations to protect wildlife and conserve habitat.  Loons on Squam Lake text provided by...

Dock De-icers: Types and Best Practices

Many people use dock de-icers to protect permanent docks and boathouses from ice damage. However, if these devices are not properly managed or installed, they can create large openings with thin ice that are unsafe for recreation during the winter months. These large areas of open water can also...