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

West Springfield tires in CT River

Entry Id



West Springfield



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

CT River

Name of the nearest road or crossroads

Route 5 & Bacon St

Brief description of the trash site

Downstream of 1-90 bridge. Boat needed for access - use Medina Street ramp in Chicopee. This is in Ashleyville section of West Springfield.

Type(s) of trash at the site

Many tires

Estimated number of volunteers this site needs for cleanup


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


Is this site suitable for children under 12?

Yes, ok for children