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River Groups of CT

 

Support Your Local River Groups!

photo for the River Groups pageA primary goal of Rivers Alliance is to assist, strengthen, and foster (where absent) local and regional river and watershed groups. These groups monitor with close, thoughtful attention changes in their natural landscapes and cue into issues of regional significance quickly and astutely. We urge you to join these groups and support them in their valuable endeavors.   

The aims of river conservation are best served when strong partnerships exist between local, state, and national river groups!

Jump to groups with names that begin with: A  B  C  D  E   F G  H  I   J   K L M  N  O P Q  R  S T  U V  W   X  Y  Z

To have a group added to our list, contact Rivers Alliance.

AMC CT Flatwater & Sea Kayaking
Committee

flatwater@ct-amc.org

AMC CT Whitewater Committee
20 White Pine Dr.
Brookfield, CT 06804
203-775-1569
kindsebr@aol.com

American Rivers
1025 Vermont Ave., NW, Suite 720
Washington, DC 20005
Toll-free: 877-347-7550
membership@americanrivers.org
feedback@americanrivers.org

Bantam Lake Protective Assoc.
http://bantamlakect.com/
P.O. Box 37
Morris, CT 06763
bantamlakeprotective@gmail.com

Branford River Project - Branford
Land Trust

P.O. Box 254
Branford, CT 06405 
203-483-5263
info@branfordlandtrust.org

Byram River Watershed Alliance
24 Caroline Place
Greenwich, CT 06831
203-637-9333

Candlewood Lake Authority
P.O. Box 37 
Sherman, CT 06784
860-354-6928

Central CT Stripers Club
44 Howe Street
Meriden, CT 06450
203-634-6520

Clean Up Sound and Harbors Inc.
P.O. Box 883
Stonington, CT 06378
info@cushinc.org
http://cushinc.org/
https://www.facebook.com/CUSHinc

Coginchaug River Greenway
Committee

860-345-4511
jgibbons@canr1.cag.uconn.edu

Columbia Canoe Club
41 Pine Woods
Mansfield, CT 06250
860-456-4906

CT Council on Soil and
Water Conservation

24 Ingham Hill Rd.
Essex, CT 06426
860-767-9594

CT Federation of Lakes
P.O. Box 1112
Windsor, CT  06095
860-456-3179
knoecklein@juno.com

CT Fly Fisherman's Assn.
Veterans Memorial Clubhouse
100 Sunset Ridge
East Hartford, CT 06118
860-747-3324

CT Forest & Park Assn.
16 Meriden Road
Rockfall, CT 06481
860-346-2372
info@ctwoodlands.org

CT Fund for the Environment
900 Chapel St.,
New Haven, CT  06510
203-787-0646

CT League of Conservation Voters
553 Farmington Avenue, Suite 201
Hartford, CT 06105
860-236-5442
www.ctlcv.org

CT River Assembly
c/o CRCOG
241 Main Street
Hartford, CT 06106
860-522-2217, ext. 29
info@crcog.org

CT River Coastal Conservation
District

deKoven House Community Center
27 Washington St.
Middletown, CT 06457
860-346-3282

CT River Gateway Commission
P.O. Box 778
Old Saybrook, CT 06475-0778
860-388-3497
crepa@connix.com

CT River Museum
67 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426
860-767-8269

CT River Salmon Assn.
76 Deming St.
South Windsor, CT  06074
860-644-0159
info@ctriversalmon.org

CT River Watch Program
deKoven House, 27 Washington St.
Middletown, CT 06457
860-346-3282
ctrivercoastal@conservect.org

CT River Watershed Council
15 Bank Row
Greenfield, MA 01301
413-772-2020
info@ctriver.org

Eastern CT Conservation District  
Norwich office:
238 West Town Street
Norwich, CT 06360
860-887-4163, ext. 400
Brooklyn office:
P.O. Box 112
139 Wolf Den Road
Brooklyn, CT 06234
860-774-8397, ext. 3

Farmington River Anglers Assn.
P.O. Box 177
New Hartford, CT 06057
860-628-1918

Farmington River Watershed
Assn.

749 Hopmeadow St.
Simsbury, CT 06070
860-658-4442

French River Connection
Webster, MA
contact@frenchriverconnection.org

Friends of the CT River
P.O. Box 215
Middle Haddam, CT 06456
860-267-4900

Friends of the Farm River Estuary
127 Highland Ave.
Branford, CT 06405
203-481-0060
farmriverfriends@gmail.com

Friends of West River Memorial Park
269-271 Winthrop Ave., #3
New Haven, CT 06511
203-865-6433

Great Meadows Conservation Trust
P.O. Box 171
Glastonbury, CT 06033
860-563-4143
coxserv@aol.com

Groton Open Space Assn. Inc.
P.O. Box 9187
Groton, CT 06340-9187
contact@gosaonline.org
Facebook

Harbor Watch - Earthplace
10 Woodside Lane
Westport, CT 06880
203-227-7253
info@earthplace.org

Highland Lake Watershed Assn.
P.O. Box 1022
Winsted, CT 06098
hlwa@snet.net

Hockanum River Linear Park Committee
407 Woodbridge Street
Manchester, CT 06042
860-402-9908
hikethehockanum@aol.com

Hockanum River Watershed Assn.
860-402-9908
hikethehockanum@aol.com

Housatonic Environmental Action League
P.O. Box 21
Cornwall Bridge, CT 06754
860-672-6867
healct@snet.net

Housatonic Fly Fishermen's Assn.

Housatonic River Commission

Housatonic River Estuary Commission

Housatonic Valley Assn.
P.O. Box 28
Cornwall Bridge, CT 06754
860-672-6678

Hudson to Housatonic (H2H)Conservation Initiative
More information
Contact: Jes Siart at Highstead
203-938-8809

Jonah Center for Earth and Art
P.O. Box 854
Middletown, CT 06457
860-398-3771

Lake Housatonic Authority
P.O. Box 26
Derby, CT 06410
secretary@lakehousatonicauthority.org

Lake Lillinonah Authority
22 Hidden Brook Road
Brookfield, CT 06804
203-364-4002

Lake Zoar Authority
Southbury Town Hall
501 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488
203-264-0006
lakezoar@gmail.com

Lake Waramaug Assn.
P. O. Box 2272
New Preston, CT 06777
info@waramaugassoc.org

Lake Waramaug Task Force
19 Sackett Hill Road
Warren, CT 06754
860-868-0331
info@lwtf.org

The Last Green Valley
Quinebaug-Shetucket
Heritage Corridor

P.O. Box 29
203B Main St.
Danielson, CT 06239
860-774-3300
mail@tlgv.org

Long Island Sound Study Citizens Advisory Committee (LISS-CAC)
c/o EPA Long Island Sound Office
888 Washington Blvd.
Stamford, CT 06904
203-977-1541

Mattabessett River Watershed Assn.
P.O. Box 7174
Berlin, CT 06037
860-424-3681

Mianus River Gorge Preserve
RFD #2, Mianus River Rd.
Bedford, NY 10506-9802 
914-234-3455

Mianus River Watershed Council
P.O. Box 421
Greenwich, CT 06830
203-869-5200 
dmedd63034@aol.com

Mianus Valley Assn. 
690 River Rd.
Cos Cob, CT 06807

Mill River Watershed Assn.
130 Highland Ave.
Hamden, CT 06518
martin.mador@yale.edu

Mill River Wetland Comm.
476 Old Mill Road
Fairfield, CT 06430
203-259-1847
river-lab@juno.com

Natchaug River Alliance
36 Morey Road
Chaplin, CT 06235
860-455-9754

Nature Conservancy CT Chapter
55 Church Street, Floor 3
New Haven, CT 06510-3029
203-568-6270

Naubesatuck Waters
19 Chaplin St.

Chaplin, CT
860-455-1043plin, CT
860-455-1043

Naugatuck-Pomperaug Chapter
of Trout Unlmited

203-264-1758

Naugatuck River Revival Group
Naugatuck, CT
nrrg_sh@yahoo.com
Facebook

Naugatuck River Watershed Assn.
P.O. Box 122
Middlebury, CT 06762-0122
203-758-9166

Naugatuck River website
c/o Housatonic Valley Assoc.
1-800-TEAM-HVA
naugatuckwebsite@hvatoday.org

New England Canoe and Kayak
Racing Assn.

North Central Conservation District
Vernon office:
24 Hyde Avenue
Vernon, CT 06066-4503
860-875-3881

Windsor office:
100 Northfield Drive, 4th Floor
Windsor, CT 06095-4730

Northwest Conservation Distrist
1185 New Litchfield St.
Torrington, CT 06790
860-626-7222

Norwalk River Watershed Assn.
P.O. Box 197
Georgetown, CT 06829
877-679-2463
info@norwalkriver.org



Norwalk River Watershed Initiative
nrwi.coordinator@gmail.com

Nutmeg Chapter of Trout Unlimited
P.O. Box 1594
Fairfield CT 06825

Park Watershed, Inc. (formerly
Park River Watershed Revitalization
Initiative)

P.O. Box 271646
West Hartford, CT 06127
860-881-5089

Pawcatuck Watershed
Partnership

Suite 330
Providence, RI 02903
401-222-3434

Pequabuck River Watershed
Assn.

P.O. Box 1461
Bristol, CT 06010
860-589-5547
carl.swanson@comcast.net,
PRWA@attbi.com
Facebook

Pequonnock River Initiative
c/o Greater Bridgeport Regional Council (GBRC)
525 Water Street
Bridgeport, CT 06604
203-366-5405
info@gbrct.org

Pomperaug River Watershed
Coalition

Sherman Hill Road, Suite 103C
Woodbury, CT 06798 CT 06798
info@pomperaug.org

Pootatuck Watershed Assn.
P.O. Box 3303
Newtown, CT 06470
203-917-0335
info@pootatuckwatershed.org

Quinnipiac River Fund
70 Audubon Street
New Haven, CT, 06510
(203) 777-2386
qriverfund@cfgnh.org

Quinnipiac River Watershed Assn.
P.O. Box 2825
Meriden, CT 06450
203-237-2237

Riverfront Recapture
500 Columbus Blvd., First Floor
Hartford, CT 06106
860-713-3131

Rivers Alliance of CT
P.O. Box 1797
7 West St.
Litchfield, CT 06759
860-361-9349

Salmon Brook Watershed Assn.
P.O. Box 556
Granby, CT 06035

Save the River/Save the Hills
P.O. Box 505
Waterford, CT 06385
860-442-8349

Save the Sound - CT Fund for
the Environment

900 Chapel St.,
New Haven, CT  06510
203-787-0646

Saugatuck River Watershed Assn.
saugatuckriver@gmail.com
Facebook

Saugatuck River Watershed Partnership
contact Sally Harold
sharold@tnc.org
203-226-4991 Ext. 207.

Scantic River Watershed Assn.
15 Gilbert Road
Somers, CT 06071
https://www.facebook.com/SRWA.org
srwamembers@gmail.com

SoundWaters Inc.
Cove Island Park
1281 Cove Road
Stamford, CT 06902
203-323-1978
swaters@soundwaters.org

Southwest Conservation District
Northern Research Station
51 Millpond Road
Hamden, CT 06514
203-287-8179

Thames River Basin Partnership,
NRCS

139 Wolfden Road
Brooklyn, CT 06860-774-8397

Thames Valley Chapter of Trout
Unlimited

P.O. Box 151
Ledyard, CT 06339
860-464-8254

Trout Unlimited CT
P.O. Box 1594
Fairfield, CT 06825
203-856-2004

Voices for the Farmington River
voicesforthefarmington@gmail.com
Facebook

Wepawaug River Watershed Alliance
stevenjohnson@ci.milford.ct.us
203-878-7812

West River Watershed Coalition
c/o Westville Village Renaissance Assoc.
PO Box 3004
Westville Station
New Haven, CT 06515
203-500-7777
More West River information
westriverwatershedcoalition@gmail.com

Willimantic River Alliance 
P.O. Box 9193
Bolton, CT 06043-9193
info@willimanticriver.org

Wood Pawcatuck Watershed
Assn.

203 Arcadia Road
Hope Valley, RI 02832-3230
401-539-9017
info@wpwa.org



Rivers Alliance of Connecticut
PO Box 1797, 7 West Street 3rd Floor, Litchfield, CT 06759-1797
860-361-9349
rivers@riversalliance.org, www.riversalliance.org