Water Quality Monitoring

Diamondback Terrapin Population Study & Nest Protection



  • Annual Meeting, November 4th - Join us for the TRWA Annual Meeting Saturday, November 4th, from 4:00-7:00 p.m. at the Bristol County Agricultural High School Student Commons Building, 135 Center Street, Dighton. Our Featured Speaker will be Steve Hurley, Southeast District Fisheries Manager for the Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife. Steve will speak on... Continue reading
  • Announcing the Winners of our 2024 Tide Calendar -   Thank you to all the photographers who entered TRWA’s 2024 Tide Calendar Contest!  With so many extraordinary entries, the judging was quite difficult. We are pleased to share the following winners: Cover: “Pollinators – Zabulon Skipper,” Sweets Knoll State Park, Dighton, MA – David Ennis January: “Finding Water,” Norton,... Continue reading
  • Communications Internship -   Exciting opportunity for a college student. Are you a budding social media manager or event planner? Do you want to use these skills to help an organization communicate and plan effectively with its audience and partners? Then apply today! We are seeking an energetic student (undergraduate or graduate) to... Continue reading
Watershed News

Watershed News

  • TRWA and TRSC Submit Comments on Claremont Corp. Phase 4 at Lake NIp - On behalf of the Taunton River Watershed Alliance (TRWA), the Wild and Scenic Taunton River Stewardship Council (TRSC) and our membership both organizations submitted comments to the Massachusetts Environmental Policy Act (MEPA) Office on the Supplemental Draft Environmental Impact Report: Lakeshore Center Phase 4 Bridgewater, MA Dated September 15, 2023... Continue reading
  • Full 2023 Sampling Year Results Available on Website - Our October sampling results are in so we now have the full 2023 sampling year April through October on the website at the Water Quality Monitoring tab if you click on the sample bottles picture or link in the Documents section. Our 2023 sampling results were very useful and instructive.... Continue reading

Upcoming Events


Oct 15th, 1:00PM- Guided Walk, Westville Conservation Area with Ellenor Simmons

Oct 21st (CANCELLED Due to rain), 9:30AM- Guided Walk, Mill River Dam Restoration Project with Beth Lambert

Nov 16th, 5:30PM- Sowams Area Heritage Project with David Weed

Nov 29th, 9:00AM- Guided Walk, Gertrude Cornish Forest with Ellenor Simmons


Programming is sponsored in part by a grant from the





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Tides in Fall River:

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.

Water Height at the Titicut St gauge in Bridgewater:

USGS Water-data graph for Taunton River
Our Mission...to protect and restore the watershed’s natural resources for current and future generations.