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.

It's earlier this year!

25th Anniversary Auction to Benefit the Environment honoring auction founder Diane von Furstenberg

 Sunday, November 8, 2015
more info

           TOGETHER AGAIN!

If you love the river ...

... You're going to love this! Meet Andrew and Brian, two adventurers who just finished paddling the entire Housatonic River from its Source to the Sound. Read some of what they experienced 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.