We had a great summer!

Thanks to all our members, friends and partners for a terrific summer.  We had our grand opening celebration, an epic Pratt Dam cleanup, and a very successful Water 2 Wine fundraising event.

Our guided canoe events were well attended, we made paper from knotweed and enjoyed presentations from several guest speakers.

Coming next, our 2019 newsletter and our 2020 membership campaign

Our Programs

The BRWC/FOB is the organization officially designated under Rhode Island State law to represent the environmental interests of the Blackstone River and its watershed. It has been our mission is to restore, enhance, and preserve the physical, historical and cultural integrity of the Blackstone River, its watershed and its eco-system through a variety of programs including water quality monitoring, outreach to youth in our community and partnering with others in order to accomplish mutual goals and objectives.  Coming soon – Look for our ‘Wild Watch’ page!

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Riverlutionists Make a Huge Difference

By volunteering for one of our cleanups, or offering to support the water quality monitoring program or helping to lead a group of school children on a canoe trip, you’ll become a vital part of our community. Dedicated volunteers are rewarded by knowing that they have made a difference not only in their community but to their environment.

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You Can Help

Becoming a member is like making a financial gift to BRWC/FOB and is an effective way to join the riverlution. All donations fund BRWC/FOB activities and not salaries or benefits because we are an all-volunteer organization. Our members and donors fund our fight to keep our river and watersheds clean and hold polluters accountable.

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November 09 Water Quality Testing Nick Wentzell, Field Coordinator