NEW MILFORD, CT - 22 May 2013-052213EC03-- Jennifer Atkins, a community relations specialist with Northeast Utilities Company, along with Sam Dziekan with the Housatonic Valley Association, canoe down the Housatonic River in New Milford Wednesday. The celebratory trip marks the new 64 page paddle guide now available for canoeists. The guide includes maps detailing access points along the river and acts as a key to local wildlife, with photos and descriptions of native plants and animals. The guide will be available at outdoor equipment stores and is fully downloadable at www.hvatoday.org/library/publications. Erin Covey Republican-American.