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Every month, the Bay Buzz is packed full of useful information.

  • Upcoming events that are designed to help you get out and enjoy the beauty of the Bay and watershed.
  • Tips on places to enjoy the Bay’s natural beauty from Sakonnet Point to Woods Hole and Vineyard Sound.
  • News about efforts to protect and improve water quality and habitat throughout the watershed and Bay.
  • Opportunities to join in protecting the Bay through a wide variety of volunteer programs, to be an advocate for the environment in your community and to meet and make new friends among others who care about the health of the place we all call home.

Top Stories

Saving Doggett Brook Farm

The Buzzards Bay Coalition is partnering with the Rochester Land Trust to forever protect a scenic 60-acre farm and adjacent woodlands to keep clean water flowing to the Bay, support habitat for plants and animals, and maintain Rochester's unique character.

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Seventeen places to see (hear and smell) the signs of spring

The best way to celebrate the spring season is to get outside and savor the re-awakening that is taking place. You’ll find the signs of spring in the woodlands, wetlands, salt marshes, and waters of Buzzards Bay. Here’s a quick list of places you are most likely to spy hopeful signs of the warmer weather that is on its way as well as some pointers on what to look for.

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Spring Staycation at the Sawmill

The Coalition is offering a free packet of self-guided outdoor activities for children and families to explore during April school vacation week.

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