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.
Take a morning stroll at Betty’s Neck in Lakeville with the Buzzards Bay Coalition. Meet some new friends, let your pup stretch their legs and learn about ways to explore Buzzards Bay with your dog.
Please note dogs must be leashed at all times.