Concord and Sudbury Rivers

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Water quality -- Massachusetts -- Concord River water

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Statementprepared by Water Quality Section, Division of Water Pollution Control, Massachusetts Water Resources Commission.
ContributionsHogan, Paul M.
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LC ClassificationsTD224.M4 M36 1974
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Open LibraryOL5171108M
LC Control Number74622941

The Concord, Sudbury and Assabet Rivers A guide to canoeing, wildlife and history by Ron McAdow Ron has written one of the best guides to the Assabet River in this handy and informative book. Each river is covered from headwaters to end point, with put-ins, places of interest, suggested outings, and natural history woven together with wonderful.

The Concord, Sudbury, and Assabet Rivers: A Guide to Conoeing, Wildlife, and History 2nd Edition by Ron McAdow (Author) › Visit Amazon's Ron McAdow Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more.

See search results for this author. Are you an author. Format: Paperback. The mile segment of the Sudbury River from the Route 2 Bridge downstream to its confluence with the Assabet River at Egg Rock. The mile segment of the Assabet River beginning 1, feet downstream from the Damon Mill Dam in the town of Concord, to its confluence with the Sudbury River at Egg Rock in Concord.

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Regional setting. The Sudbury, Assabet and Concord Rivers are located in Middlesex and Worcester Counties in eastern Massachusetts, about 20 miles west of Boston.

They collectively drain an area of square miles, flowing into the Merrimack River at Lowell. In recognition of their remarkable value, Congress designated the Sudbury, Assabet and Concord Rivers as part of the national Wild and Scenic River System in The River Stewardship Council was created to promote preservation of these resources.

This year we celebrate the 20th anniversary of the SuAsCo Wild and Scenic Rivers. The refuge (including Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge and Estabrook Woods) runs along 12 miles of the Sudbury and Concord Rivers. Habitats include freshwater marsh, wooded swamp, rivers, streams, ponds, human-made impoundments, floodplain with some upland forest, cultivated grassland and cultivated fields.

To paddle the Assabet, Sudbury, and Concord Rivers is to immerse oneself in the contrast of a wilderness that flows through the surrounding urban centers. This made the Assabet and Sudbury Valleys one Concord and Sudbury Rivers book the country's first vacation spots and a favorite stomping ground of the literary giants of the transcendentalist movement of the 19th century.

The Concord, Sudbury, and Assabet Rivers: a guide to canoeing, wildlife, and history. [Ron McAdow] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for # Canoes and canoeing--Massachusetts--Concord River\/span> \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 schema.

Concord, Massachusetts contributions 45 helpful votes The Concord River Is a great Canoeing or Kayaking Spot (in Concord) The Concord river begins at the confluence of the Assabet and Sudbury Rivers a couple of hundred yards up from Lowell Road in Concord/5(36).

Rent a Canoe or Kayak and explore miles of peaceful waterways on the Assabet, Sudbury and Concord Rivers A leisurely mile paddle to the Old North Bridge. OARS - For the Assabet, Sudbury, and Concord Rivers, Concord, MA.

likes. Protecting the Assabet, Sudbury, and Concord Rivers and their watersheds.4/5(1). Introduction The Success of the Sudbury, Assabet, Concord Rivers Stewardship Council Q & A's from the River Managers Preserving Our Recreational and National Resource Assets in Freetown Lamprey River - Signage and Kiosk Improvements Delaware River - Volunteer Efforts Provide Grant Funded Maps Eightmile River - A Wild and Scenic Trail Canoes and Culture at the Berkley Bridge Village Heritage.

The Assabet, Sudbury and Concord Rivers provide quality recreational opportunities near a large metropolitan center and serve as a drinking water supply in lower reaches. The significant historical and literary features of the region led to a Wild and Scenic River designation and serve to attract visitors to the Assabet, Sudbury and Concord Rivers.

Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index. The Concord, Sudbury, and Assabet Rivers: a guide to canoeing, wildlife, and historyPages: Concord River. 46 likes 1 talking about this were here. The Concord River is a mi tributary of the Merrimack River in eastern Massachusetts.

Concord, MA - Organization for the Assabet River will monitor all three of Concord's rivers. As for fishing, signs in Concord warn that the river fish contain high concentrations of mercury and should not be eaten.

More Information. OARS, the organization for the Assabet, Concord and Sudbury rivers, has lots more information on recreation possibilities for the rivers.

Its activities are worthy of support. The Concord, Sudbury and Assabet Rivers: A Guide to Canoeing, Wildlife, and History by Ron McAdow. Bliss Publishing Company, Incorporated, Paperback.

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At the Concord of the Rivers book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Historical time travel novel set in the Concord, MA are /5.

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Get this from a library. Sudbury, Assabet, and Concord Wild and Scenic Rivers Act: report (to accompany S. [United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.]. Less than 1% of rivers in the US are protected under the Act. The Sudbury, Assabet, and Concord were protected in in recognition of their outstanding beauty, ecology, recreation opportunities, and their place in American history and literature.

Riverfest is our. Add to Calendar 06/23/ PM 06/23/ PM America/New_York Sudbury River Pontoon Boat Rides This free 1-hour boat tour leaves from the South Bridge Boat House ( Main Street). To book a seat call Advance reservations required. Main Street, Concord, MA Organizer Email false MM/DD/YYYY apf6ij8txzgt2l7oqmbt HF Concord River, Concord Center, Nashawtuc Hill.

Includes Great Meadows, Middlesex RR tracks, Monument Street, Macone’s Pond, Route 2, Bedford Street. HF Concord Center, Concord, Sudbury & Assabet Rivers. Includes Egg Rock, Boston &.

"One branch of it," according to the Historian of Concord, for I love to quote so good authority, "rises in the south part of Hopkinton, and another from a pond and a large cedar swamp in Westborough," and flowing between Hopkinton and Southborough, through Framingham, and between Sudbury and Wayland, where it is sometimes called Sudbury River 3/5(6).

The refuge stretches along the Concord and Sudbury rivers and is managed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to help protect and maintain this vital environment. Bring a pair of binoculars and a camera and capture the raw, natural beauty of one of America’s great wetlands. Other Things to Do and Events to Experience in Concord, Massachusetts.

Two small rivers, the Sudbury and the Assabet, flow together in Concord MA at Egg Rock (Nashawtuck) to form the Concord River which then flows north and into the Merrimack River at Lowell. In Concord, grand houses, gardens and the campus of Concord Academy grace the riverbanks, alternating with expanses of meadow and forest to make a serene and lovely landscape, the one so enjoyed—and.

Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge covers more than 3, acres of protected freshwater wetlands along 12 miles of the Concord and Sudbury rivers in 12 historically significant u Author: Janet Mendelsohn.

Sudbury Road bridge. Route 2 bridge. A cluster of 3 bridges ahead. First is the railroad bridge. After the rail road bridge, is the Route 62 bridge. After the Route 62 bridge (and before the Route 2A bridge) is the South Bridge Boat House canoe and kayak rentals.

South Bridge Boat House on the Sudbury River. SEC. DESIGNATION OF SUDBURY, ASSABET, AND CONCORD SCENIC AND RECREATIONAL RIVERS, MASSACHUSETTS. (a) FINDINGS.—The Congress finds the following: (1) The Sudbury, Assabet, and Concord Wild and Scenic River Study Act (title VII of Public Law –; Stat.

)— (A) designated segments of the Sudbury, Assabet, and Concord Rivers in. The Concord River is a mile-long ( km) tributary of the Merrimack River in eastern Massachusetts in the United States. The river drains a small rural and suburban region northwest of Boston. One of the most famous small rivers in U.S.

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history, it was the scene of an important early battle of the American Revolutionary War and was the Location: Concord River, Lowell, MAUSA.

Riverfest - Celebrate in Concord By OARS: For the Assabet, Sudbury and Concord Rivers, Neighbor Jun 3, pm ET | Updated pm ET. The books will be available at the Visitor Centers are Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge, Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge - Sudbury, and Minuteman National Historic Park - North Bridge.

Children can bring their completed booklets to any of these three locations to receive their official Junior River Ranger badge and signed certificate.