• 12/10/2019
  • Massachusetts Rivers & Roads Training- Tier 2A: Flood Recovery and River Management Case Studies

    Case studies- 1. Chickley River, MA Route 8A, Hawley – Channel restoration to reduce risk of future road failure. 2. North Nashua River, Fitchburg – Retaining wall removal / river enhancement project by the DER and the City. 3. Walker Brook, Bonny Rigg Hill Road, Becket – Multiple culvert failures and eventual replacement meeting crossing standards. 4. Town Brook, Quincy – Urban restoration with fish spawning site. 5. Roberts Meadow Brook, Chesterfield Road, Northampton – Dam removal and rapid channel evolution. 6. Cold River, MA Route 2, Florida – Adding a fish passage weir to a culvert invert repair as a temporary restoration measure. 7. Mill River, Mill Street, Amherst – Installation of natural streambed over abutment and bed armoring. 8. Rattlesnake Brook, Narrows Road, Freetown – Culvert replacement, dam removal, and channel restoration. 9. Tweed River, VT Route 100, Pittsfield, VT – Bed armoring to reduce risk of road embankment failure.

  • 7/15/2021
  • Culvert Assessment Manual 2019

    The Culvert Assessment Form is designed for a rapid assessment by trained lay observers for purposes of flagging crossings that should be examined more closely for structural deficiencies. This assessment module is one of several developed and maintained by the North Atlantic Aquatic Connectivity Collaborative (NAACC).

  • 3/30/2021
  • Street Trees Resources Sheet

    Resources to help you make smart decisions about planning, planting, and caring for your street trees.