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

Boy Scout Island and Hadley shoreline nearby

Entry Id






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

Connecticut River

Name of the nearest road or crossroads

No road nearby, only river access

Brief description of the trash site

This site is about 200 yards upstream of the upstream end of Boy Scout Island on the Hadley side of the river. Best accessed by boat.

Type(s) of trash at the site

Plastic, styrofoam, miscellaneous debris

Estimated number of volunteers this site needs for cleanup


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

Boat access is probably best way to retrieve this material

Is this site suitable for children under 12?

Yes, ok for children