Posts Tagged ‘ Quinebaug ’

Quinebaug River named to national network

Oct 6th, 2012 | By

This year, though, the Quinebaug has risen anew to prominence in the region. Several years ago 10 miles in Massachusetts were named part of the National Recreation Trail network, and this summer, 35 miles more of the river in Connecticut was added to the trail, including sections through Thompson, Putnam, Pomfret, Brooklyn, Killingly, Plainfield and

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Last Green Valley seeks ideas for workshop series

Jun 25th, 2012 | By

The Last Green Valley, Inc. (TLGV) has published a “Request for Proposals to Develop a Workshop Series for Municipal Officials” as part of the TLGV Sustainable Communities Program. The Last Green Valley is the member-supported, non-profit organization working locally to preserve the irreplaceable land, water, and cultural resources of the Quinebaug and Shetucket Rivers Valley

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30 volunteers pull 239 tires from Quinebaug River

Aug 9th, 2011 | By

About 30 volunteers organized by The Last Green Valley pulled 239 tires and many pounds of trash from a short stretch of the Quinebaug River on the Brooklyn-Plainfield town line on Friday. Read more here: TheDay.com – 30 volunteers pull 239 tires from Quinebaug River | Southeastern Connecticut News, Sports, Weather and Video | The

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Walktober can help one discover The Last Green Valley

Sep 27th, 2010 | By

The Norwich Bulletin reports that ‘Walktober’ turns 20 this year, and that there are 100 walks, tours, hikes and paddles throughout the northeastern Connecticut corridor called The Last Green Valley.