Events

Important Bird Area Plan Hearing

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Public discussion of East Rock Park Important Bird Area Management Plan.  took place on Tuesday 7 May at the Eli Whitney Museum, 915 Whitney Ave, Hamden.

Mill River Watershed Assoc meeting

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Regular meeting of MRWA.  All are welcome!  Become a member!

12 June 2019 at the Whitney Museum, 915 Whitney Ave, Hamden.

Last meeting until September.

Riverfest

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A celebration of the lowest Mill and adjacent Quinnipiac waterfront took place in Fair Haven on 18 May.  Live music, beer, food, canoeing!

Visit Riverfest Home

Talk on Bears in Connecticut

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Bears are returning to Connecticut, maybe even the Mill River Watershed!   Gail Cameron presented a  program on "Black Bears in Connecticut" on 18 April at the  Thornton Wilder Hall of Miller Library. 

Find out more

Your Mill River event here!

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Contact webmaster gabouryb@gmail.com

Bike rides

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Explore the Mill River Bike trail with other riders.  Dates to be posted.

More Events

Mill River Trail clean up

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 We will be doing a little trail trash cleanup along the river.   

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM

451 Grand Ave, New Haven

Canoeing

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 Launch site is on Orange Street between Cold Spring Street and Farnham Drive.
$10 Per Person for New Haven Residents/$15 for Non-Residents. (Ages 12+)
$5 per child NH Res./ $10 for Non-Res. (11 and under) 

Friends of East Rock Park events

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Stay posted for the next volunteer Work Day.

Visit the FERP website.

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River walk habitat evaluation

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Use the EPA Rapid Ecosystem Assessment tool to evaluate riverine habitat at times to be posted

Eli Whitney events

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Fishing, sunfish, birding, turtles!  Watch this space!

Birdwatching

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Join the New Haven Bird Club in events to be posted