NRWA Publications: Online and For Sale

The following publications are available through the NRWA. To obtain any of the hard copy publications or to purchase Publications which are for sale, visit the River Resource Center or use the Order Form for mail delivery.

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NRWA Annual Report
2016 Annual Report
FY2016 Financial Highlights- audited
FY2016 Balance Sheet- audited

NRWA Newsletters
The NRWA newsletter is mailed bi-monthly to members, free of charge.

2015 Newsletter Issue 2
2015 Newsletter Issue 1

2014 Newsletter Issue 1

2013 Newsletter Issue 2
2013 Newsletter Issue 1

2012 Newsletter Issue 2
2012 Newsletter Issue 1

2011 Newsletter Issue 4
2011 Newsletter Issue 3
2011 Newsletter Issue 2
2011 Newsletter Issue 1

Be sure to sign up for NRWA Enews to receive our monthly enewsletter with updates on our project work and advance notice of upcoming programs.

Other NRWA Publications

1995 to 2020 Vision for the Nashua River Watershed
The 2020 Plan establishes a Vision for the watershed in the next quarter century, with goals and strategies for achieving the Vision. Developed by NRWA with input from watershed communities and many local groups, agencies, and individuals.

Books for Sale

Nashua River Canoe & Kayak Guide
Fifth Edition

Currently Out of Stock
NRWA is in the process of updating and creating our 6th Edition. During this time, if you need maps of specific sections of the river that you wish to paddle, please contact us; and, please contact us if you wish to be added to our list to be notified when our 6th Edition becomes available.  For maps or to be added to the publication notification list,This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or call (978) 448-0299.

This pocket-sized Canoe and Kayak Guide provides maps and descriptions for river outings on 72 miles of the Nashua and its main tributaries, including access points and portages.

Price: $10 (Plus $1.50 shipping and handling if mailed)

You can normally purchase the Canoe and Kayak Guide at Nashoba Paddler in West Groton, but it is currently out of stock there as well.

National Geographic's
Written in Water: Messages of Hope for Earth's Most Precious Resource

In 1993, National Geographic chronicled the story of the clean-up of the Nashua River in its special Water edition. Water resources have become increasingly recognized as a top priority for local and international communities around the globe to assess and protect. With that in mind, National Geographic turned to the world's leading water scientists, authors, and activists to share their thoughts and stories of their work to ensure that there will be enough clean water for all in the future. The result was Written in Water: Messages of Hope for Earth's Most Precious Resource, a collection of essays from world leaders in the field of water supply protection and clean water innovations, including NRWA founder, Marion Stoddart. Other essayists, include Alexandra Cousteau, social environmental advocate and granddaughter of legendary marine scientist Jacques Cousteau; Peter Gleick, environmental visionary and winner of a 2003 MacArthur "genius grant"; Bill McKibben, bestselling author and winner of a Guggenheim fellowship; and Sandra Postel, director of the Global Water Policy Project and National Geographic’s first Freshwater Fellow.

Price: $26 (Plus $5.00 shipping and handling if mailed).
Note: $13 of your purchase goes to support the work of the NRWA!

A River Ran Wild
by Lynne Cherry

The true story of the history, the polluting and the clean-up of the Nashua River. Lynne Cherry is the author and/or illustrator of over thirty award-winning books for children. She is also a conservationist whose books are used to launch campaigns to save land, clean up rivers, save forests and help migratory birds.

Price: $17 (Plus $5.00 shipping and handling if mailed).
Note: $6 of your purchase goes to support the work of the NRWA!