Contact Us
Make My Homepage

Coalition Salutes Volunteers And Guardians Of Buzzards Bay

Jim Phillips / TSM Acushnet Sawmill Property

The New Bedford-based Buzzards Bay Coalition is holding its annual meeting Tuesday night in Falmouth. The Coalition hands out awards every year to those who lend their time and talents to help protect and promote Buzzards Bay.

This year, students and teachers from Old Colony Regional Voc-Tech High School, and Greater New Bedford Voc-Tech were named Volunteers of The Year.

Coalition Director Mark Rasmussen tells WBSM News, the students have been working hard since September, putting their skills to work at the Acushnet Sawmill Property….

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Rasmussen says the students have done a tremendous job.  Also being honored as Guardians of The Bay are John Ross of West Falmouth for his leadership in cleaning up nitrogen pollution in West Falmouth Harbor, the Wankinqjuoah Rod and Gun club in Middleboro for its vision in protecting 300 acres of woods and ponds in the Weweantic River Watershed, and Rich Packard of the Mass. D-E-P for his work in reducing the likelihood of oil spills in Buzzards Bay.

Best of WBSM

Recommended for You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for 1420 Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive 1420 Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.