- Coginchaug River Clean Up On Oct. 4th, members of the MRWA along with community volunteers worked in cold water under cloudy skies to remove 615 pounds of trash from the river behind Palmer Field in Middletown. Approximately 20 tires, two shopping carts and two bicycles were some of the objects of interest.
highlights and photographs from this year's annual celebration of the Mattabesset River Watershed are posted. Thank you for coming out and enjoying the watershed!
River Watershed Management Plan outlines steps to improve
water quality and increase recreational opportunities in the
watershed. For more information, please call the Connecticut River
Coastal Conservation District at 860-346-3282.
Mattabesset River - A Study of Water Quality and Stream Health
is also available from the Connecticut River Coastal
Conservation District at 860-346-3282.
Remember to renew your membership!
Your donation will go towards
projects in the Mattabesset River Watershed. Join or renew today,
so we can continue to protect and enjoy the river and its
River Canoe Guideby MRWA (2000).
Discover the inner
beauty of the Mattabesset River by canoe. This excellent
guide illustrates various access points and discusses natural and
man-made features one can expect to see while traveling the
watercourse. It is the ultimate source for recreation information
on the Mattabesset river!
Berlin Land Trust is a non-profit organization that often
helps protect riparian habitats in the Mattabesset River Watershed
through their preservation and education efforts.
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