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Saving our Shoreline

Barbara Warren Kicks Off New Year Of “Underwater In Salem Sound” Series In Talk On Building Resilience

Wednesday, January 18, 6:45 pm - 7:45 pm


Program Room, Abbot Public Library and Online Via Zoom


To attend via Zoom, please register in advance for this meeting here: 


Commitment to building resilience continues to grow in our communities. This January, Barbara Warren, SSCW’s Executive Director, will kick off the 2023 “Underwater in Salem Sound” Lecture Series with updates on these projects. She will also share new projects that have goals of reducing stormwater flooding, restoring riverbanks and wetlands, and increasing public access to the shoreline. To attend via Zoom, please register in advance for this meeting here: No registration is required for in-person attendance. 


Barbara Warren is the Executive Director of the environmental nonprofit Salem Sound Coastwatch and serves as the Lower North Shore Regional Coordinator for the Massachusetts Bays National Estuary Partnership. She has a Master of Science in Environmental Studies from Antioch New England and a Master of Education from Lesley University. She has completed training in communicating climate risk and engaging stakeholders in solutions. As a certified Massachusetts Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness Provider, Barbara focuses much of her work on climate awareness and coastal resilience projects in Salem, Manchester, Marblehead, Beverly, Peabody, and Danvers.


For the past eleven years, Underwater in Salem Sound has been jointly sponsored by Salem Sound Coastwatch and the Abbot Public Library.  


In 2023, there will be three additional lectures on February 15, March 15 and April 19. All the lectures are free and open to the public. For more information, please visit


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