Mass Rivers 2018 Annual Meeting and Dinner A Success

Thank you to all the 200+ attendees of our 2018 Annual Meeting and Dinner! We were delighted to have a great group of river activists, enthusiasts and practitioners gathered for this event. A special thank you to our Guest Speaker, Tim Palmer, author and photographer of the Wild and Scenic Rivers movement, who helped us to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act. We were also delighted to honor the below Massachusetts River Champions: River Hero: Rep. Smitty Pignatelli and Sen. Anne Gobi, Chairs of the Massachusetts Joint Committee on Environmental, Natural Resources and Agriculture River Advocate: Access to Justice Fellow Irene Freidel and Earthrise Law Center Attorney Kevin Cassidy River Friend: Elizabeth Ainsley Campbell, Executive Director of the Nashua River Watershed Association We look forward to seeing you all again next year! Thank you for supporting our efforts and joining us in this fight to protect our waterways. We hope you all have a fantastic new year.

River Heroes Rep. Smitty Pignatelli (D-Lenox) and Sen. Anne Gobi (D-Spencer) with Mass Rivers Executive Director Julia Blatt.