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

Riverside Drive social river access

Entry Id






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

Connecticut River

Name of the nearest road or crossroads

Riverside Drive off of Rte 142 in Brattleboro (just north of Vernon)

Brief description of the trash site

Forested right next to the river. Accessible from road or river, but makes most sense to access from road.

Type(s) of trash at the site

abandoned homeless encampment

Estimated number of volunteers this site needs for cleanup


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

Truck - large garbarge (mattresses, couch, tents, etc.)

Is this site suitable for children under 12?

I'm not sure