X-Cel Sampling Day

X-Cel Conservation Corp joins NepRWA to help deploy continuous conductivity loggers around our Watershed. These loggers will remain out through the winter to investigate how road salts are affecting our streams and possibly hurting aquatic life. This event is not open to the public. For more information, contact NepRWA River Restoration Director, Sean McCanty.

BWET Programming Day

NepRWA is an enthusiastic participant in the Center for Student Coastal Research's NOAA-funded high school research experience program. NepRWA staff will attend an all day planning event with partner organizations, including Archbishop Williams High School in Braintree and the Codman Academy in Dorchester to plan for Summer 2024 research work. This event is not open...

Flora, Fauna & Friends: Kids Explore the Neponset River

Morrill Memorial Library 33 Walpole Street, Norwood, MA, United States

* EARLY RELEASE DAY PROGRAM FOR NORWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL STUDENTS * Flora, Fauna, and Friends is a program designed to introduce elementary school-aged children to the Neponset River ecosystem and all the living things that we can find in our backyard. Science staff from the Neponset River Watershed Association will do a short lesson about...

Free

Estuary Expedition: Walk, Talk, and Explore

Billings Creek Salt Marsh Trail Quincy, MA, United States

NepRWA staff, in partnership with the Thomas Crane Public Library, will lead a public tour of the Neponset Estuary in Quincy. The tour involves a .5-mile round trip walk along Billings Creek, with an optional 1-mile additional walk along the Riverwalk near Boston Scientific. In addition to experiencing views of the salt marsh and sea...