This former auto salvage yard on the Acushnet River will play an important role in the larger cleanup of New Bedford Harbor, and will one day be transformed into a public park.
Westport's year-round population is growing rapidly, which means more people using septic systems. Nearby waterways are showing clear signs that too much nitrogen is reaching their ecosystems.
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.