Population counts of river herring were up in three of Buzzards Bay’s most important rivers — the Agawam, Acushnet, and Mattapoisett Rivers — during spring 2019. But rising numbers don’t mean that the work to protect river herring has ended.
The Coalition and the Buzzards Bay National Estuary Program will undertake a multi-year project to research how Bay marshes are changing and what might impact their health.
Take in woodland tranquility and abundant water views within the Assawompset Pond Complex, a system of conservation lands around five freshwater ponds in Lakeville, Middleborough, and Rochester.
Nervous about hiking alone, or just looking for some company on the trails? Join a DNRT land steward for a ladies-only hike!
Live animal demonstrations, specimens to observe and touch, hikes, activities and crafts bring nature themes to life.
Discover the beauty and spirit of Buzzards Bay at the Coalition's 27th annual Buzzards Bay Swim, featuring a spectacular open water course across outer New Bedford Harbor.