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

Swamp by Marina, not a river.

Entry Id






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

Between West River and CT River.

Name of the nearest road or crossroads

Putney Rd, Brattleboro

Brief description of the trash site

I did some brush cutting and was able to see this site from the Marina Boatyard. Technically a swamp but there are a lot of beautiful wildflowers etc there even tho it is probably toxic.

Type(s) of trash at the site


Estimated number of volunteers this site needs for cleanup


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

A barge for the waste.

Is this site suitable for children under 12?

Yes, ok for children