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Mother and Ducklings


NOAA – CT River At Northampton: Find out the current official measured depth of the river at the National Weather Service.


Connecticut River Watershed Council: Nonprofit advocate group for protecting the Connecticut River and its tributaries and watershed areas. Report river trash when you see it,  check on river flow and more, and find out many ways to get involved in caring for our Connecticut River.


Boat Safe:  A fun site that offers animated tutorials on boating safety including: rules of the road, aids to navigation and navigation lights. Test your skills…it’s like a video game with real helpful knowledge!


Massachusetts Boating Rules and Regulations Handbook:  “Boat Massachusetts,” is a boater safety handbook and guide to the boating laws of the state by the Massachusetts Environmental Police. It’s the Law includes: registration information, registration fees, display of numbers, legal operating age, required equipment, unlawful operation, boating under the influence, reporting accidents, enforcement, environmental restrictions, and laws governing PWC and vessels towing skiers.