Photo by: Aaron Logan
Photo by: Laura Gooch

 Thank you, Housatonic Valley Heroes!

Donors ... Volunteers!

 Protecting Your Land and Water

The Housatonic Valley Association (HVA), founded in 1941, works to conserve the natural character and environmental health of our communities by protecting and restoring the lands and waters of the Housatonic Watershed for this and future generations.


Sunday, August 9th  1 - 5 p.m.

West Cornwall Village Riverfront 

Paddlling the Housatonic

Two adventurers are planning to kayak down the Housatonic from the Source to the Sound over 10 days. They want to help protect the health of the Housatonic River valley and urge you to join them in supporting the work of HVA. More info here.




Still River Watershed Summit
See the PowerPoints shown
at our Still River Summit


Watch this video of the
Source to Sound
paddle trip
hosted by HVA in 2011.

   Watershed Map   

Please scroll down to the bottom of any page on the website to see how to get in touch with one of our three regional offices, or click Contact Us.


Featured Video:

Our View: We dedicate this film to all who delight in and wish to preserve this spectacular place we call home—the Housatonic River watershed. Without you, this wouldn’t exist. So, Thank you!

Housatonic River Watershed. Click on "Housatonic Watershed" in first paragraph or on "Watershed Map" at bottom left to access enlarged map.

Featured Video:

Preserving Connecticut: A video by Chris Armentano that shows the efforts of people and organizations, such as the Litchfield Hills Greenprint Collaborative, to protect the environment of the Nutmeg State.