• 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

Volunteer

Green River Cleanup – 9 to 3 on Sept 28, 2019 (School group cleanup on Sept 27)

  • Help tidy up a local treasure
  • Breakfast and Lunch provided!
  • Bring boots, long pants, tools, your truck etc

READ DETAILS BELOW TO REGISTER

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The 16th annual Green River Cleanup will be on September 28, 2019 from 9 am to 3 pm. This event is part of the 22nd Annual Connecticut River Source to Sea Cleanup, which will be held on the 27th (for school groups) and 28th of September, 2019 (for everyone else!).  Come be part of this great area event.  All are welcome, including schools, worship groups, local businesses, and lovers of the river. The Green River watershed is one of the most pristine in southern New England. A pure source of grade A water, the Green River supplies Greenfield with a significant amount of its water needs. Each year hundreds of river lovers from all walks of life come to the cleanup and enjoy hard work, friendship, food, and music and the great feeling you get from caring and making a difference.  Call the CRC at 413-772-2020 ext. 207 to sign up, donate, report a site that needs attention, or to find out more. You can also sign up and report trash sites online here.

 

THERE WILL BE A GREAT CELBRATION AFTERWARDS WITH DONATED FOOD AND MUSIC

 

Water Quality Monitoring – Summer Wednesday Mornings

Become a part of DRWA’s water quality monitoring throughout the Deerfield Watershed in both Vermont and Massachusetts! Contact deerfield.monitoring@gmail.com for more information.