Adopting a trash site is optional. You are welcome to clean trash anywhere. These sites are suggestions.

Click the links in the pins on the map or in the site description next to the map to get more detail about each location. To adopt one of these trash sites, make note of the entry ID and list it in the ‘Cleanup Site’ section of your Source to Sea Cleanup group leader registration.

NOTE: sites are hidden from this map once they are adopted.

Site Name
Entry Id




Name of body of water (river, stream, lake, etc.)

south branch asheulot river

Name of the nearest road or crossroads

carlton, rd. rt. 32

Brief description of the trash site

The two or three river miles on the south branch of the ashuelot, from carlton bridge to route 32 contained several piles of drifted garbage, and approximately 20 tires.

Type(s) of trash at the site

tires, cans, foam, bottles, plastic, bags

Estimated number of volunteers this site needs for cleanup


Are boats or special equipment needed for cleanup? If so, explain

boats needed, passability of boats is water level dependent

Is this site suitable for children under 12?

Yes, ok for children