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Our work featured on “Careers You Didn’t Know About” Podcast.

Our Executive Director was honored to be Dave Kuzminsky’s guest on his podcast “Careers You Didn’t Know About.” We work very closely with the folks that work to bring you clean drinking water and make sure the waste that comes from your home and businesses… Read more »

Rivers Alliance Weighs in on the Summer 2022 Drought

Conservationists say New England’s drought is another wake-up call about climate change, Connecticut Public Radio, By Melody Rivera Published August 12, 2022 at 3:48 PM EDT

Kinneytown Dam: Working for Better Passage for Migratory Fish

Over the past several decades, the Naugatuck River has made a remarkable comeback, with the return of fish, birds, and other wildlife, and an increase in human use. From 1999-2004 five dams were removed from the river. However, currently, there is an ineffective fish… Read more »

Lower Farmington River, Salmon Brook, and the Wood-Pawcatuck Watershed attain Wild and Scenic River status!

On February 12, 2019, the Senate approved legislation to designate portions of three New England rivers as “wild and scenic” — including two in Connecticut. CT rivers earn ‘wild and scenic’ designation, CT Post, Feb. 13, 2019