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

Red sheet metal upstream of Rainbow Beach

Entry Id

757

City

Northampton

State

Massachusetts

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

Connecticut River

Name of the nearest road or crossroads

Access road to campground or farm field road; not road accessible.

Brief description of the trash site

Located on the mainstem Connecticut River in Northampton. Best access is from the River. The metal is located downriver of the campground and upriver from the large area of cleared bank at the end just north of the Rainbow Beach area. Site is located approximately across the river from the red navigational marker which is position on river left.

Type(s) of trash at the site

Large sheet of metal, probably roofing material; bright red

Estimated number of volunteers this site needs for cleanup

2

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

Boats and ability to haul a 4' x 8' sheet of metal

Is this site suitable for children under 12?

No, adults only