Water Quality Monitoring

Diamondback Terrapin Population Study & Nest Protection



  • 2025 Tide Calendar Contest - We are pleased to announce the start of our 2025 Tide Calendar Contest. A maximum of five photos may be submitted online. Photos should represent any of the four seasons taken in the Taunton River Watershed over the past five years and must depict one of the following: Wildlife Scenery... Continue reading
  • Festival Schedule of Events -  We are pleased to share the following Taunton River Festival Schedule of Events to be held June 9th, 11am-4pm at the Weir Village Riverfront Park on East Water Street in Taunton. Enjoy live music, wildlife exhibits, great food, dancing, crafts, a historic walking tour, vendors and more!  Free with convenient... Continue reading
  • Free Fishing Lessons for Children -     Join us on Saturday, June 1st at the North Attleboro National Fish Hatchery Open House! Enjoy fishing on a stocked pond, fishing lessons for children, guided hikes on their woodland trails, and tours of their fascinating hatchery.  Stop by the TRWA table for children’s activities and visit other... Continue reading
Watershed News

Watershed News

  • June Monitoring Results - The monitoring results for June have been added to our 2024 sampling season spreadsheet. The results may be accessed from the Water Quality Monitoring Tab at the top of the TRWA website home page and clicking on either the sample bottle picture or link to the data under the Documents... Continue reading
  • May Monitoring Data Available - The May monitoring monitoring results are on the website, click on the Water Quality Monitoring program tab from the top of the home page and either the sample bottles picture or link to our monitoring data page under “Documents”.   The results show a few high nitrate levels downstream of... Continue reading

Upcoming Events

August 17th – Monarchs & Milkweed hosted by Boyden Wildlife Refuge with Sally Spooner

September 25th, 6PM- My Summer with Osprey with Pam Lowell

September 28th, 10AM- Climate Change Effects to our Watershed Panel Discussion

September 30th, 10AM- Guided Walk, Wheaton Farm, Easton with Ellenor Simmons

October 17th, 11AM- Guided Walk, Fall River Boardwalk with Ellenor Simmons

November 12th, 10AM- Guided Walk, Bay Circuit Trail, Sharon with Ellenor Simmons

December 13th, 11AM- Guided Walk, Weir Village, Taunton with Ellenor Simmons



Programming is made possible due to the generosity of our donors, the Bruce Spooner Family and a grant from the





See our events calendar for more events

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.