State of Wellfleet Harbor Conference 2021: Restoring the Herring River

Sponsored by Wellfleet Bay
November 20, 2021 (Saturday) 10:00-11:30am






Nonmembers can join today during checkout and take immediate advantage of member prices.

Now in its 19th year, the annual State of Wellfleet Harbor Conference is a free online event focusing on the latest science relating to the harbor, its surrounding waters, and natural resources. The conference is a series of one-hour programs over three Saturday mornings in November.

A schedule of talks is below. PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED and registration is allowed up to 24 hours in advance of each program. Registrants will receive an email with a link to the virtual presentation prior to each event.

Sponsors of this year's conference include Cape Cod Five Cents Saving Bank, Center for Coastal Studies, Friends of the Herring River, Mid Cape Home Centers, the Town of Wellfleet, the Wellfleet Conservation Trust, and Mass Audubon Cape Cod.


November 6th: Fish of Wellfleet harbor and Beyond

November 13th: Management Issues

November 20th: Restoring the Herring River

Instructions and Directions:

Genetic Diversity of Spartina alterniflora in the Cape Cod National Seashore's Salt Marshes; Katherine Sperry, Northeastern University

Potential Sediment Trajectories in a Restored Herring River System", Kirk Bosma, Woods Hole Group

Pre-restoration Sediment Monitoring for the Herring River Restoration Project; Katherine Castagno, Center for Coastal Studies
This program will be delivered online, live, through Microsoft Teams. You will receive a link with access information the day before the program. We'll also send you information that walks you through some ground rules and how to sign on to the Teams meeting.

Registration is required.
For your own security, DO NOT send credit card information via email.

For more information, contact:

P.O. Box 236, State Highway Rte. 6
South Wellfleet, MA 02663
For your own security, DO NOT send credit card information via email.