HooRWA is a  citizens’ group that looks after the river.  We are dedicated to the restoration, conservation and enjoyment of the Hoosic River and its watershed, through education, research and advocacy. We envision a watershed that is ecologically sound and adds to the quality of life of its residents.


Let’s go Birding!   Saturday, April 18   Williamstown MA

Please join us for a Hoosic River Watershed Association  birding event.  This excursion will be relatively flat, through and along wetlands, ponds and the Hoosic River near Cole Field.

Leslie Reed-Evans, Executive Director of the Williamstown Rural Lands Foundation, will lead a bird walk looking for local woodland and water species and spring migrants. Bring beverages and snacks with you and binoculars if you have them.   Meet: At Cole Field near the soccer fields’ entrance on the Williams College Campus by 7:30 a.m. Leader: Leslie Reed Evans; however, call Steve McMahon at 413-458-2742 or email him at s.mcmahon@hoorwa.org for preregistration.

Please register before Thursday, April 16


Art along the River – Saturday, April 18

Riverworks displays creative artwork from a variety of seasoned and new emerging artists with live music, adjacent the beautiful Hoosic River. Artists will be responding to Williams College environmental planning student’s ideas on bikepath, trail and design proposals for the area. Meet: At Cole Field on the Williams College Campus near the soccer fields’ entrance by 10:00 a.m. Leader: John Case, call him at 413-458-8023 or email him at jocase@roadrunner.com for preregistration. Rain date April 25, 26.

We hope to see you there!

Coming up  April 25th:  Member Rafting Trip!  Register now – seating is limited!

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