Modifications Proposed to Current Trapping Law

The following letter composed by the Committee for Responsible Wildlife Management (CRWM) to the Joint Committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture, describes the CRWM’s position of support for pending legislation regarding modifications to current trapping laws.  For more information on the Committee for Responsible Wildlife Management please visit their website

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Get Involved! Join us on December 2nd at the next MA COLAP Board of Directors Meeting.

Please join the MA COLAP Board of Directors at the next meeting on December 2, 2014 at 6:30 PM.   The meeting will be held at the Beals and Thomas office located at 144 Turnpike Road in Southborough MA 01772 (see below for directions).   We look forward to seeing you there!

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Getting Connected

MA COLAP provides excellent opportunities to share information and experiences.  We encourage our members to stay connected with each other year-round.  If you would like to get connected with MA COLAP please consider coming to our Annual Winter Workshop, stopping by one of our Board Meetings,  or attending an event sponsored by one of our Lake and Pond Association members.  Members, please send an email to and request to be added to our mailing list so we can stay connected with you.

Would you like to see your Lake or Pond Associations events featured on the MA COLAP calendar? We would too! If your association creates a google calendar, we can have your events automatically uploaded to our calendar and let everyone in MA COLAP know what is going on at your lake!


Annual Winter Workshop

The MA COLAP Annual Winter Workshop will be on April 4, 2015. This is a great place to learn about lake and pond management and stewardship.  It is a wonderful opportunity to meet with other lake and pond enthusiasts, like yourself, to discuss current challenges and past successes.
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Contact Us


PO Box 873
West Brookfield, MA 01585