Quabbin Reservoir

Moose Swimming in Quabbin Reservoir (Mass DCR)

Moose Goes For Swim In Belchertown’s Quabbin Reservoir

Tuesday’s heat proved to be too much for one local moose, who decided to go for a swim in the Quabbin Reservoir Spillway.


A ring was found by the Quabbin Reservoir on April 19. (Photo by Massachusetts State Police)

State Police Looking For Owner Of Ring Found Near Quabbin Reservoir

Have you lost a ring and recently visited the Quabbin Reservoir area? If so, Massachusetts State Police may have it.


The Quabbin Reservoir.

7 Cited For Trespassing At Quabbin Reservoir Not Connected To Criminal Groups

State Police and the FBI have determined that the seven people caught trespassing at the Quabbin Reservoir earlier this week have no connection to any criminal activity or groups.


The Quabbin Reservoir.

MWRA: Quabbin Reservoir Water Is Safe After Trespassing Incident

The state agency that oversees water testing in Massachusetts says the Quabbin Reservoir is safe following a trespassing incident.


Quabbin Reservoir

7 Caught Trespassing At Quabbin Reservoir; Patrols Stepped Up Across State

State Police say the five men and two women are from Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, and Singapore, and “cited their education and career interests” for being in the area.


Gov. Deval Patrick joins MassWildlife officials to band bald eagle chicks as part of the Commonwealth’s bald eagle restoration program. (credit: Matt Bennett/Governor's Office)

Gov. Patrick Helps Band Bald Eagles

Governor Deval Patrick joined wildlife crews in Belchertown Tuesday to band bald eagle chicks at the Quabbin Reservoir.



Boston's Tap Water May Be Tastiest In The Country

It’s clean, refreshing and quenches your thirst, and it doesn’t come out of a bottle. I’m talking about Boston area tap water. Thirteen-year-old…


MA stops most logging at Quabbin during review

State environmental officials have placed a moratorium on commercial logging in the woods surrounding the Quabbin Reservoir while they conduct a scientific review of their watershed forestry management program. A spokesman for the state Department […]