At at Glance

The Watershed at a Glance

The image below illustrates the extent of the Lake Wentworth/Crescent Lake watershed (shown in yellow outline) superimposed on a map of the town of Wolfeboro and surrounding communities.

Wentworth/Crescent watershed

The Wentworth/Crescent watershed

Some vital statistics:

  • More than 37 square miles in area
  • 4000+ acres of surface waters
  • 617 acres of wetlands
  • 15+ miles of shoreline on Lake Wentworth and Crescent Lake
  • 17 islands
  • 11 year-round tributary streams, each comprising its own subwatershed

You can check out this more detailed view.