Why We Do What We Do

Since 1952, we’ve been leading the way to restore and protect the Connecticut River. Flowing through New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts and Connecticut, the river is critical to our region’s future.

(Some Of) What We Do

Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant adds heated water to the Connecticut River at Vernon, VT

Hey, Vermont Yankee –“Cool It!”

Working to keep thermal pollution out of the Connecticut River.
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Wilder Station, Wilder, NH, also controls Bellows Falls and Vernon Station.

Cleaner & Greener Hydropower

Relicensing of 5 hydropower dams on the main-stem Connecticut River.
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Source to Sea Cleanup

Annual watershed-wide trash cleanup.
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Ideex results

Is the River clean?

See the latest water testing results for sites along the CT River & tributaries.
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I love the Connecticut River! It is my watershed address and I am thankful for CRWC investing their time and energy in stewarding and advocating for our home river.
Arianna Alexsandra Grindrod, Ashfield, MA

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