Swim for clean water at the Buzzards Bay Swim on Saturday, June 24

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Report: Nearly 1,500 acres protected in Mattapoisett River Valley

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Get outside and discover your Buzzards Bay this spring

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A new adventure is waiting for you to discover.

It’s your Bay, so get outside and enjoy it! Whether on land or on the water, find an outdoor activity and discover Buzzards Bay today.

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How an ocean-loving New Bedford mom trained for her first Buzzards Bay Swim

With weekly practice, Rosie Byrnes was was swimming a full mile – 33 laps – with ease after two months. And by the time June rolled around, she felt like a pro, effortlessly swimming 1.2 miles in the pool.

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Nearly 1,500 acres of land protected in Mattapoisett River Valley in past 15 years

Over the past 15 years, the Coalition has worked in close partnership with the towns of Fairhaven, Mattapoisett, Marion, and Rochester to forever protect 1,468 acres of forests and wetlands in the Mattapoisett River Valley – a rate of nearly 100 acres per year.

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35 dog-walking destinations to discover in southeastern Massachusetts

For dog owners, part of the fun of outdoor exploration is having your faithful companion by your side. Here's a list of local places where you and your dog can run, walk, swim, and play.

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Upcoming Events

Buzzards Bay Swim
Sat, June 24
6:00AM - 11:00AM
The Edge Seafood & Lounge,
New Bedford
Annual Lloyd Center Woodcock Walk
Tue, March 28
6:00PM - 8:00PM
Noquochoke Wildlife Management Area,
Dartmouth

Working to Save Buzzards Bay

The Buzzards Bay Coalition is a membership-supported organization dedicated to improving the health of the Buzzards Bay ecosystem for all through education, conservation, research, and advocacy.

We work to protect clean water on the Bay and on the land:

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You can help save Buzzards Bay. Join the Buzzards Bay Coalition, and become one of more than 8,000 members who support our work to protect clean water.

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