The November Microbac results for nitrate, total phosphorus and fecal coliform the most important pollutant parameters we track have been received and added to our annual tracking table.
Stream flow on our sampling day (November 14th) was high due to the recent heavy rain and the water was cold. Despite the high dilution nitrate levels at the four main stem sampling locations were still high exceeding the water quality target 2 to 4 times. The lower Three Mile and Matfield locations were high as well (about 4 times the target).
On November 10, 2017 Mass Rivers, TRWA and eight other watershed groups filed for summary judgement in their stormwater permit delay lawsuit against EPA and EPA Administrator Scott Pruit. The government response is due December 12, 2017.
The Taunton River Watershed Alliance (TRWA) is pleased to announce the release of its Annual Taunton River Tide calendar. For our eighth year running, the TRWA has published a yearly calendar with tidal data for the Taunton River along with the winning images of the TRWA’s Calendar Photography Contest.
Berkley resident David Ennis captured the cover spot this year with his image “Bald Eagle on the Taunton River.” He is the very first TRWA calendar photographer to win … Continue reading →
The TRWA publishes a calendar with the local Taunton River Tides. It features the photography of our annual photography contest winners. Copies are on sale in the Fall of every year at the TRWA offices and sponsored events and online.
Thanks to the flexibility of print-on-demand technology, you can order one of our 2018 Tide Calendars year round and have it start in January, or July, or August, or whichever month you choose.
To get the time of HIGH tide in Taunton add approximately 45 minutes to the high tide times listed below. For the time of LOW tide in Taunton add 2 hours and 15 minutes to the time of low tide listed below.