Nasketucket Bay/Little Bay

How Healthy is Your Water?
70
Little Bay (Fairhaven)
Seven sampling stations: LT0, LT1N, LT1X, LT2N, LT2X, LT3, LT4
78
Nasketucket Bay
One sampling station: WI1
20
Nasketucket River – Estuary
One sampling station: NR1
NA
Nasketucket River – Fresh
One sampling station: NR2
NA
Nasketucket River – Marsh
One sampling station: NR3

Volunteer

Become a Baywatcher

Help the Buzzards Bay Coalition keep an eye on the health of the water in your community. Become a Baywatcher, and you can volunteer as a "citizen scientist" on the water this summer.

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Top Stories on Nasketucket Bay/Little Bay

Two treasured coastal farms on Buzzards Bay protected this summer

This summer, the Coalition permanently conserved two treasured coastal farms in Fairhaven and Dartmouth to protect clean water, preserve coastal habitats, and create new places for people like you to explore.

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You can help protect scenic coastal farmland on Nasketucket Bay

We now have the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to preserve this beloved landscape forever to protect clean water in Nasketucket Bay, conserve coastal habitats, and open it up for people to enjoy.

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How to protect your land forever with a conservation restriction

Land conservation doesn’t always mean purchasing a property outright. In fact, most of the land that the Coalition conserves is protected using a tool called a conservation restriction.

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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: