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

Route 5, between Springfield and Ascutney VT

Entry Id






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

CT River

Name of the nearest road or crossroads

Route 5, north of Old Connecticut River Rd

Brief description of the trash site

Forested, STEEP bank. Accessible by old access road to possibly old ferry works and some sort of river monitoring "outpost" building.

Type(s) of trash at the site

tires, appliances

Estimated number of volunteers this site needs for cleanup


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

Not sure if it's smarter to pull up the bank with cables and winches, or try to drag the items down to RUGGED boats - appliances!

Is this site suitable for children under 12?

No, adults only