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Learn more about coyotes with a presentation by Dr Jonathon Way from Eastern Coyote/Coywolf Research. The event is sponsored by the Shawsheen River Watershed organization and will be held at the Billerica Library  at 7:15 PM on Tuesday April 18.  Dr Jonathon Way has over twenty years experience researching eastern  [ Read More ]


Posted by on March - 16 - 2017

POSTPONED ! Due to dangerous trail conditions caused by the 3/14 storm, the SRWA Jones Forest hike has been postponed. For further information watch our page on Facebook and

Board Meeting: January 11th, 6pm at the Tewksbury Library

Posted by on January - 6 - 2017

Happy New Year! All board meetings are open to the public. Make your New Year’s resolution to get involved with SRWA and enjoy the Shawsheen River with new friends.

2016 Winter Soltice Event, Inspirational, Fun!

Posted by on December - 23 - 2016

The 2016 Winter Solstice Event drew people from the shores of the Shawsheen River including Andover, Tewksbury, Billerica, and Bedford. The weather cooperated covering the ground earlier by just enough snow to complete the atmosphere. A hot fire and plenty of food kept the participants warm while Bob Rauseo, past SRWA  [ Read More ]

Winter Solstice Celebration: Thursday, December 22 at 7:00 pm

Posted by on November - 20 - 2016

Enjoy Nature and Celebrate the Winter Solstice with the SRWA ! SRWA will host the annual outdoor event on Thursday, December 22, 2016 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Serio’s Grove Reservation, at 53 Lowell Junction Road, Andover. The Winter Solstice is an astronomical phenomenon and unique among days of  [ Read More ]

SRWA Board Meeting

Posted by on November - 6 - 2016

Our next meeting will take place November 9th, 6:00 PM at the Tewksbury Senior Center. Justin Damon newly elected new president of SRWA will preside.


Posted by on October - 1 - 2016

The drought has caused the water to recede so much that a natural dam has formed in Billerica according to SRWA board member and Facebook editor, Justin Damon. See more on our Facebook page.    

State of the Waters Conference

Posted by on May - 24 - 2016

On May 20, SRWA participated in the 1st State of the Waters Conference which brought together representatives of federal , Massachusetts and New Hampshire state agencies, as well as regional organizations such as Nashua River Watershed Association, OARS, Merrimack River Watershed Council, several New Hampshire groups and others. Presentations were  [ Read More ]


Posted by on March - 26 - 2016

shawsheen River Cleanup in Billerica May 14, 2016 at 10AM Akeson Park, Pinehurst section of Billerica As part of Billerica’s cleanup day on May 14th, SRWA will be hosting a paddle along the Billerica stretch starting at Pinehurst Park, and ending at Buckingham Dr. We will meet at 10am at  [ Read More ]