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Merrimack River Watershed Council

Protecting the Merrimack River and its watershed
for people and wildlife since 1976

Thank you to our latest 2019 corporate sponsors!

Bobrek Engineering & Construction
Enterprise Bank
FMN Services, Inc.
Lupoli Family Foundation
Paddle Boston

Interested in joining these businesses in supporting a clean, healthy and accessible Merrimack River? Learn more about our 2019 Corporate Sponsor program here.

Calendar of Events

Please join us for these upcoming events!



Parker River National Wildlife Refuge Headquarters, Plum Island Turnpike, Newburyport, 7 p.m.

Merrimack River Evolution -- A Slideshow Presentation

Join the MRWC's Outreach Specialist John Macone for a slideshow walk through the evolution of the Merrimack River -- from its turbulent emergence from the Ice Ages, to its important role as a center for human transportation, commerce and industry, and finally to the decades-long efforts to clean it up You are sure to learn something new and fascinating about the Merrimack! This event is co-sponsored by the Parker River National Wildlife Refuge and the Friends of the Refuge.