NFWF Grant Profile

Conservation Program(s):
New England Forests and Rivers Fund
Project Title: Restoring Fish Passage for Native Brook Trout at Lyman Brook (NH)
Trout Unlimited, Inc.
Project ID:

Remove a barrier to fish passage along a perennial coldwater tributary to Lyman Brook in Milton, New Hampshire, that will provide flood resiliency for the local road infrastructure during high flow events. Project will replace an undersized culvert, open up 1.2 miles of upstream coldwater habitat for eastern brook trout, native salamanders, and other aquatic organisms, while providing long term monitoring to gauge the success of the project for aquatic connectivity and reduced flood hazards.

Award Amount:
Tributary to Lyman Brook, Salmon Falls River Watershed and the greater Piscataqua Reg, Strafford County, New Hampshire