• The Deerfield River is tributary to the Connecticut River, depicted here in Thomas Cole's famous 1836 painting

  • The Deerfield River in its floodplain eroding through the red sandstone that makes up Mount Sugarloaf.

  • Swimming hole on the Deerfield (photo: Art Schwenger)

  • Rafters enjoying a summer day on the river (Photo: Art Schwenger)

  • Sunset during December over the Deerfield Valley (photo: A Schwenger)

  • Autumn along the Deerfield RIver

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Meeting Minutes: January 26, 2017

DRWA Meeting January 26, 2017 6:30pm CRWC Office In Attendance: Ryan (note-taker), Polly, David, Art, Richard, Robert, Jim, Andy, Andrea, and Brian No minutes from November meeting to approve. Discussion of Affiliation Agreement Line 58-59 amended to say “All remaining assets and membership data…” Implementation details: Laura will update Excel membership list and hand itContinue Reading

Green River Cleanup 2016!

Help tidy up a local treasure Breakfast and Lunch provided! Bring boots, long pants, tools, your truck etc Music by The Equalities More info here e

Meeting Minutes: June 21, 2016

DRWA Board Meeting 6/21/2016 MEETING MINUTES In attendance – David Boles, Polly Bartlett, Jim Perry, Robery May, Dick Quinn, Robin Creamer, Ryan O’Donnell, Brian Yellen (presiding, taking notes) Meeting began 7:04 pm 1) Mail circulated 2) April minutes approved as circulated (there was no meeting in May, 2016). 3) A motion was made and approvedContinue Reading

Meeting Minutes: April 19, 2016

DRWA Board Meeting – April 19, 2016 Meeting Agenda In attendance: Ryan O’Donnell, Jim Perry, David Boles, Robert May, Dick Quinn, Brian Yellen (presiding, taking notes) 1) Mail Letter from Brookfield summarizing the studies that they will do. 2) Review minutes All in favor. 3) Citizen science workshop (Ryan) April 9 in Brattleboro. Immidiate outcomeContinue Reading

Meeting Minutes: Feb 16, 2016

DRWA Board Meeting – Feb 16, 2016 Meeting Minutes Greenfield MA, CRWC office – In attendance: Ryan O’Donnell, Dave Boles, Rob Creamer, Brian Yellen (presiding, taking notes) 1) Mail 2) Dec minutes approved. 3) Updates on FERC Bear Swamp relicence Robert updated us all on current status of negotiations between Brookfield (Bear Swamp) and stakeholders.Continue Reading