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Buzzards Bay Watershed Ride team Sail Bags
Posted · By Kim Meneo

For the second year in a row, Will Saltonstall and several of his friends are cycling in the Watershed Ride as members of the team “Sail Bags,” a group of locals with a shared interest in sailing.

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home in West Falmouth with upgraded nitrogen-reducing septic system
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Be part of the solution by applying to upgrade your septic system and reduce Buzzards Bay's biggest source of harmful nitrogen pollution.

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salt marsh next to Round Hill Beach in Dartmouth
Posted · By Mark Rasmussen

The Coalition is a strong supporter of the Round Hill salt marsh restoration project because it has a myriad of benefits for our local environment as well as for Dartmouth residents.

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Team Buzzards Bay at the 2017 Falmouth Road Race
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With 20 runners racing 7 miles on August 20, Team Buzzards Bay triumphed over the crowds and heat to raise an incredible $32,000 for clean water in Buzzards Bay.

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Cyclist Ann Parson, a Buzzards Bay Watershed Ride participant
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Ann Parson of South Dartmouth is doing something a little different for her third Buzzards Bay Watershed Ride this October: raising awareness of the harmful effects of single-use plastics like straws, coffee pods, and grocery bags on our environment.

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Ocean View Farm on Allens Pond in Dartmouth
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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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pant leg hem covered with socks
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When you’re outside on a walk or hike, take these simple precautions to keep you and your family safe from ticks and other insects.

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Wendy and Emma Keeler
Posted · By Kim Meneo

When Emma Keeler, 16, successfully biked 35 miles from Rochester to Woods Hole at last year’s Buzzards Bay Watershed Ride, she vowed she would return in 2017 – and this time, she promised to bring some friends along.

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two women kayaking on the Westport River East Branch
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Try your hand at paddling without having to purchase any gear – these five local outfitters rent kayaks and stand-up paddleboards so you can set off on a paddling adventure today.

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installation of nitrogen-reducing septic system at a home on West Falmouth Harbor
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Last year, 20 homeowners around West Falmouth Harbor signed up to upgrade their septic systems or cesspools to nitrogen-reducing technology as part of a demonstration project led by the Coalition and the town of Falmouth.

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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: