Adult Walking Club: Quashnet River Walk

Quashnet River Walk

Saturday, June 24 - 10:00AM-12:00PM

Quashnet RiverModerate walk, some hilly terrain, sandy fire road, return trip narrow trail along the river, 3+ miles.

Walks are part of the Southeast MA Walking Club series.  This club is open go anyone 16 years and older. No fee to join.

Park on Martin Road, Route 28, E. Falmouth

Price: $0.00

Date: 06/24/2018

Estuary Adventurers

Estuary Adventurers – For students entering grades 4, 5 and 6 (Fall 2018)

June 25-29, 2018

Full Day Program: 9:00am - 3:00pm

Cost: $295

Young scientists in this program will explore Waquoit Bay Reserve using a variety of instruments, from hydrometers to projecting microscopes. They will conduct investigations based on research projects in the Reserve, monitor ground water, test water quality, observe wildlife, and learn to recognize human impacts to the bay. They will play games to illustrate natural cycles, and get to know the plants, algae, and animals in and around Waquoit Bay. Students will wade in the shallow waters and marsh creeks to find estuary creatures, and dig into studies of rocks, soil, water, and sunlight.

Price: $295.00

Date: 06/25/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Summer Science School
Waquoit Bay Reserve
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 1

Teachers on the Estuary & The Wampanoag Circle of Life

Teachers on the Estuary and The Wampanoag Circle of LifeTOTE Logo

This workshop is full. However to be placed on a waitlist please call Joan at 508-457-0495 x107 or  email joan.muller@state.ma.us. You will be contacted directly should a spot become available, Thank you.

Waquoit Bay Reserve Headquarters
June 26-28, 2018
Mashpee Wampanaoag Government Center
November 3, 2018

Click here to download: 2018 course syllabus or the full brochure.

DSCN1352Learn about salt marsh and estuary ecology through hands on field and classroom activities, trade book literature, small group work, discussions, and mini presentations by content experts. Teachers will learn how to use the Cape Cod coast to help their students learn about animal and plant life cycles and adaptations as well as weather and coastal processes. Join us to explore estuary/salt marsh, kettle pond, forest, garden, and river habitats.

 

Explore coastal habitats and conduct field studies

  • Interact with local scientists and experienced coastal educators from Waquit Bay Reserve
  • Bring local and national data into your classroom

Course content and activities align with grade 3-5 Next Generation Science Standards and Massachusetts State Science Technology and Engineering, and Social Studies Standards.
Cost is $25.00 and includes lunches and at least $25 worth of books and equipment for those who successfully complete course. Optional graduate credit is available from Framingham State College (FSU) for $150.00 for the two credit course. Please inquire about PDPs.

For a complete syllabus and to register check www.waquoitbayreserve.org.

For questions, contact Joan Muller, joan.muller@state.ma.us.

Price: $25.00

Date: 06/26/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

Moon Walks-Nature After Dark

Moon Walks - Nature After Dark

Thursday, June 28

Friday, July 27

Friday, August 24

7:30PM - 9:00PM

fullmoon over marshDiscover sights and sounds of nature at night. Look for glowing creatures, rare bats, and emerging crustaceans.

Meet at the Mashpee Town Beach Great Oak Road, Mashpee.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 06/28/2018

Osprey Watch

Osprey Watch

11:00AM-Noon

photo credit: John Harrison

photo credit: John Harrison

Enjoy close-up viewing of osprey in their nest and find out why these amazing birds have rebounded after years of decline. Discover where these seasonal residents go in the winter and a whole lot more.

Meet at Reserve Visitor Center.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/01/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

South Cape Beach Creature Feature

South Cape Beach Creature Feature

1:30PM-2:30PM

Summer Science School 2015 405Each week our interpretive staff will focus on a different animal or group of animals found along our coast.

Meet at South Cape Beach Picnic Area.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/01/2018

Address:
South Cape Beach State Park
Great Neck Road South
Mashpee, MA
02649
USA Map and Directions

Waquoit Bay Estate Tour

Waquoit Bay Estate Tour

3:00PM-4:00PM

DSC00239-2Enjoy the beautiful view of Waquoit Bay while learning about the Reserve’s history, the Wampanoag Tribe, World War II connection, aquaculture and cutting edge research being done today.

Meet at Reserve Visitor Center.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/01/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

Osprey Watch

Osprey Watch

11:00AM-Noon

OspreyEnjoy close-up viewing of osprey in their nest and find out why these amazing birds have rebounded after years of decline. Discover where these seasonal residents go in the winter and a whole lot more.

Meet at Reserve Visitor Center.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/02/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

Recycle, Reuse & Create!

Recycle, Reuse & Create!

10:00AM-11:30AM

kids craftsEach week we will reuse everyday materials to make a one of a kind work of art! Learn about "upcycling" and why it’s important.

Meet at Reserve Visitor Center.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/03/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

30 Minute Nature Break

30 Minute Nature Break

1:00PM-1:30PM

Dunes WalkExplore the nearby dunes, creeks or woods each week and learn about animals, plants and unique nature facts. Curiosity and a sense of adventure required.

Meet at South Cape Beach Picnic area.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/03/2018

Address:
South Cape Beach State Park
Great Neck Road South
Mashpee, MA
02649
USA Map and Directions

Waquoit Bay Estate Tour

Waquoit Bay Estate Tour

10:00AM-11:00AM

bay_view_rosesEnjoy the beautiful view of Waquoit Bay while learning about the Reserve’s history, the Wampanoag Tribe, World War II connection, aquaculture and cutting edge research being done today.

Meet at Reserve Visitor Center.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/05/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

Can Oysters Save the Bay?

Can Oysters Save the Bay?

1:00PM-2:00PM

OysterClusterDiscover the types of shellfish found in Waquoit Bay and what you need to harvest this resource. You’ll discover how people are farming the sea to produce more local food and why scientists are exploring ways that shellfish may help restore estuaries.

Meet at Reserve Visitor Center.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/05/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

Discovery Hike-The Rising Tide

Discovery Hike - The Rising Tide

9:00AM - 10:30AM

IMG_0565Join us on a guided walk while we explore unique habitats. Hike along salt marshes and dunes to discover what scientists are learning about these habitats.

Meet at Bayberry Parking Lot South Cape Beach, Mashpee

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/06/2018

Address:
South Cape Beach State Park
Great Neck Road South
Mashpee, MA
02649
USA Map and Directions

South Cape Beach Creature Feature

South Cape Beach Creature Feature

1:30PM

summer campsEach week our interpretive staff will focus on a different animal or group of animals found along the coast.

Meet at South Cape Beach Picnic Area.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/06/2018

Address:
South Cape Beach State Park
Great Neck Road South
Mashpee, MA
02649
USA Map and Directions

Discovery Day & Netting in the Bay!

Discovery Day!

10:00AM-4:00PM

Let's Go N'Seine at 10:00AM - 11:00AM

kids w netsCome explore the Waquoit Bay Visitor Center Saturdays all summer! Enjoy a self-guided walk on the trail, coastal crafts and osprey viewing. Explore with one of our discovery backpacks or picnic on the bluff.

Let’s Go N’Seine - 10:00AM-11:00AM - Explore the bay with a park interpreter using dip nets, magnifiers, buckets, and a large seine net to sample for local critters. Please wear shoes that can get wet, no bare feet.

Meet at the Reserve Visitor Center.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/07/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

Osprey Watch

Osprey Watch

11:00AM-Noon

photo credit: John Harrison

photo credit: John Harrison

Enjoy close-up viewing of osprey in their nest and find out why these amazing birds have rebounded after years of decline. Discover where these seasonal residents go in the winter and a whole lot more.

Meet at Reserve Visitor Center.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/08/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

South Cape Beach Creature Feature

South Cape Beach Creature Feature

1:30PM-2:30PM

Summer Science School 2015 405Each week our interpretive staff will focus on a different animal or group of animals found along our coast.

Meet at South Cape Beach Picnic Area.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/08/2018

Address:
South Cape Beach State Park
Great Neck Road South
Mashpee, MA
02649
USA Map and Directions

Waquoit Bay Estate Tour

Waquoit Bay Estate Tour

3:00PM-4:00PM

DSC00239-2Enjoy the beautiful view of Waquoit Bay while learning about the Reserve’s history, the Wampanoag Tribe, World War II connection, aquaculture and cutting edge research being done today.

Meet at Reserve Visitor Center.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/08/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

Community Ice Cream Social

Celebrate the Reserve's 30th Anniversary!

All SmilesReserve staff will be serving complimentary ice cream sundaes on Tuesday, July 31st.

Program:

6:00PM - A brief presentation on Waquoit Bay Reserve: 30 years in the community.

6:30PM - Ice cream is served!  (Dairy free and nut free options available)

Live music by the Falmouth Fiddlers.

Silent Auction of local artists painting Reserve scenes.  This is part of a "Quick-Paint" event going on all day.  Local artists will be painting on one or our properties, artwork will be available for viewing an auction at 6:00PM.  Artwork will be on display through August 7th.

If you would like more information please contact Laurie Tompkins.

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/08/2018

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Women in Science

Women in Science – For girls entering grades 7, 8 and 9 (Fall 2018)  

July 9-13, 2018

Program Hours: M-W 9:00AM - 3:00PM
Thursday 1:00PM Drop-off
Friday: 12:00PM Pick up

Cost: $295

In this week of hands-on activities, young women will receive inspiration and support as they meet women scientists who will describe their career paths and projects. Students will conduct field research alongside WBNERR staff and visiting scientists, and use a variety of instruments and technologies to gather and record data from the marshes, fields, forests, and waters of Waquoit Bay Reserve. A highlight of this session will be the boat trip to Washburn Island and overnight on Reserve property, where the students will leave their cell phones behind as they explore local ecology and hike the trails. An afternoon lesson on shell fishing and an evening campfire will round out the day and set the stage for them to spend the night with their teachers and classmates. The session is sure to provide plenty of fun, build confidence, and offer a look at potential careers in science, technology, and engineering.

Price: $295.00

Date: 07/09/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Summer Science School
Waquoit Bay Reserve
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 4

Junior Ranger Program

Junior Ranger Program

10:00AM-11:30AM

DSCN0057Join a Park Interpreter for one adventure or the whole series of fun, interactive outdoor explorations. Discover amazing habitats, local wildlife, science tools and more. Complete challenges and earn a Jr. Ranger patch. Best for ages 7-12, younger siblings welcome. Adults must accompany children.

Meet at Reserve Visitor Center.

July 2 - Survivors of the Sea

July 9 - Ocean Chemistry

July 16 - Woodland Wonders

July 23 - Secrets of the Wrack

July 30 - Junior Explorers

August 6 - Coastal Birds of Cape Cod

August 13 - Sculptors of the Soil

August 20 - In the Shoes of a Ranger

August 27 - The Vanishing Cape

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/09/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

Osprey Watch

Osprey Watch

11:00AM-Noon

OspreyEnjoy close-up viewing of osprey in their nest and find out why these amazing birds have rebounded after years of decline. Discover where these seasonal residents go in the winter and a whole lot more.

Meet at Reserve Visitor Center.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/09/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

Recycle, Reuse & Create!

Recycle, Reuse & Create!

10:00AM-11:30AM

kids craftsEach week we will reuse everyday materials to make a one of a kind work of art! Learn about "upcycling" and why it’s important.

Meet at Reserve Visitor Center.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/10/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

30 Minute Nature Break

30 Minute Nature Break

1:00PM-1:30PM

Dunes WalkExplore the nearby dunes, creeks or woods each week and learn about animals, plants and unique nature facts. Curiosity and a sense of adventure required.

Meet at South Cape Beach Picnic area.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/10/2018

Address:
South Cape Beach State Park
Great Neck Road South
Mashpee, MA
02649
USA Map and Directions

Amazing Animal Ambassadors

Evenings on the Bluff

Amazing Animal Ambassadors

Tuesday, July 10 at 6:30PM

Animal AmbassadorsLive animal program with Bethany Jakubson, founder of Animal Ambassadors.

Join us for lively entertainment with an environmental twist overlooking beautiful Waquoit Bay.

No charge for program. Please bring a beach chair or blanket to the show.

Reserve Visitor Center.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/10/2018

South Cape Beach Creature Feature

South Cape Beach Creature Feature

1:30PM-2:30PM

Horseshoe CrabEach week our interpretive staff will focus on a different animal or group of animals found along the coast.

Meet at South Cape Beach Picnic Area.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/11/2018

Address:
South Cape Beach State Park
Great Neck Road South
Mashpee, MA
02649
USA Map and Directions

Waquoit Bay Estate Tour

Waquoit Bay Estate Tour

10:00AM-11:00AM

bay_view_rosesEnjoy the beautiful view of Waquoit Bay while learning about the Reserve’s history, the Wampanoag Tribe, World War II connection, aquaculture and cutting edge research being done today.

Meet at Reserve Visitor Center.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/12/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

Can Oysters Save the Bay?

Can Oysters Save the Bay?

1:00PM-2:00PM

OysterClusterDiscover the types of shellfish found in Waquoit Bay and what you need to harvest this resource. You’ll discover how people are farming the sea to produce more local food and why scientists are exploring ways that shellfish may help restore estuaries.

Meet at Reserve Visitor Center.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/12/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

Discovery Hike-Pine Barrens & Bogs

Discovery Hikes - Pine Barrens and Bogs

9:00AM-10:30AM

July 13, August 3 and August 24

abigailbog3Join us on a guided walk while we explore unique habitats. 1.3 mile loop through forested areas, wetlands and uplands.

Meet at Jehu Pond Conservation Area, Greak Oak Road, Mashpee.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/13/2018

Address:
Jehu Pond - Abigail Brook Conservation Area
Great Oak Road
Mashpee, MA
02649
USA Map and Directions

South Cape Beach Creature Feature

South Cape Beach Creature Feature

1:30PM-2:30PM

summer campsEach week our interpretive staff will focus on a different animal or group of animals found along the coast.

Meet at South Cape Beach Picnic Area.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/13/2018

Address:
South Cape Beach State Park
Great Neck Road South
Mashpee, MA
02649
USA Map and Directions

Discovery Day & Netting in the Bay!

Discovery Day!

10:00AM-4:00PM

Let's Go N'Seine at 10:00AM - 11:00AM

kids w netsCome explore the Waquoit Bay Visitor Center Saturdays all summer! Enjoy a self-guided walk on the trail, coastal crafts and osprey viewing. Explore with one of our discovery backpacks or picnic on the bluff.

Let’s Go N’Seine - 10:00AM-11:00AM - Explore the bay with a park interpreter using dip nets, magnifiers, buckets, and a large seine net to sample for local critters. Please wear shoes that can get wet, no bare feet.

Meet at the Reserve Visitor Center.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/14/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

Osprey Watch

Osprey Watch

11:00AM-Noon

photo credit: John Harrison

photo credit: John Harrison

Enjoy close-up viewing of osprey in their nest and find out why these amazing birds have rebounded after years of decline. Discover where these seasonal residents go in the winter and a whole lot more.

Meet at Reserve Visitor Center.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/15/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

South Cape Beach Creature Feature

South Cape Beach Creature Feature

1:30PM-2:30PM

Summer Science School 2015 405Each week our interpretive staff will focus on a different animal or group of animals found along our coast.

Meet at South Cape Beach Picnic Area.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/15/2018

Address:
South Cape Beach State Park
Great Neck Road South
Mashpee, MA
02649
USA Map and Directions

Waquoit Bay Estate Tour

Waquoit Bay Estate Tour

3:00PM-4:00PM

DSC00239-2Enjoy the beautiful view of Waquoit Bay while learning about the Reserve’s history, the Wampanoag Tribe, World War II connection, aquaculture and cutting edge research being done today.

Meet at Reserve Visitor Center.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/15/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

Bayside Buddies (AM Session)

Bayside Buddies

Students Entering Grades 2 & 3 (fall 2018)
Half-day Program: 9:00am-noon
Cost $175
Children will get wet, muddy, and inspired while exploring the habitats and wildlife around Waquoit Bay through games, crafts, and basic scientific investigations. They will learn to identify and observe living and non-living elements of nearby woods, fields, marshes, and waters of the bay, make and record observations, use instruments to record environmental conditions, and learn about the fragile nature of these environments. Children will learn about local plants and wildlife, and practice “collect, observe, and release” procedures to help them become responsible estuary stewards.

Price: $175.00

Date: 07/16/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Summer Science School
Waquoit Bay Reserve
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 8

Bayside Buddies (PM Session)

Bayside Buddies

Students Entering Grades 2 & 3 (fall 2018)
Half-day Program: 1:00pm-4:00pm
Cost $175
Children will get wet, muddy, and inspired while exploring the habitats and wildlife around Waquoit Bay through games, crafts, and basic scientific investigations. They will learn to identify and observe living and non-living elements of nearby woods, fields, marshes, and waters of the bay, make and record observations, use instruments to record environmental conditions, and learn about the fragile nature of these environments. Children will learn about local plants and wildlife, and practice “collect, observe, and release” procedures to help them become responsible estuary stewards.

Price: $175.00

Date: 07/16/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Summer Science School
Waquoit Bay Reserve
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 9

Junior Ranger Program

Junior Ranger Program

10:00AM-11:30AM

DSCN0057Join a Park Interpreter for one adventure or the whole series of fun, interactive outdoor explorations. Discover amazing habitats, local wildlife, science tools and more. Complete challenges and earn a Jr. Ranger patch. Best for ages 7-12, younger siblings welcome. Adults must accompany children.

Meet at Reserve Visitor Center.

July 2 - Survivors of the Sea

July 9 - Ocean Chemistry

July 16 - Woodland Wonders

July 23 - Secrets of the Wrack

July 30 - Junior Explorers

August 6 - Coastal Birds of Cape Cod

August 13 - Sculptors of the Soil

August 20 - In the Shoes of a Ranger

August 27 - The Vanishing Cape

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/16/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

Osprey Watch

Osprey Watch

11:00AM-Noon

OspreyEnjoy close-up viewing of osprey in their nest and find out why these amazing birds have rebounded after years of decline. Discover where these seasonal residents go in the winter and a whole lot more.

Meet at Reserve Visitor Center.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/16/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

Recycle, Reuse & Create!

Recycle, Reuse & Create!

10:00AM-11:30AM

kids craftsEach week we will reuse everyday materials to make a one of a kind work of art! Learn about "upcycling" and why it’s important.

Meet at Reserve Visitor Center.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/17/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

30 Minute Nature Break

30 Minute Nature Break

1:00PM-1:30PM

Dunes WalkExplore the nearby dunes, creeks or woods each week and learn about animals, plants and unique nature facts. Curiosity and a sense of adventure required.

Meet at South Cape Beach Picnic area.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/17/2018

Address:
South Cape Beach State Park
Great Neck Road South
Mashpee, MA
02649
USA Map and Directions

Campfire Songs with Jackson Gilman

Evenings on the Bluff

Campfire Songs with Jackson Gilman

Tuesday, July 17 at 6:30PM

JacksonGillman_pop-thruJackson Gilman will lead us in a sing-a-long with some familiar family favorites and entertain us with this lively performance.  Relax by the campfire and enjoy the music and a s'more!

Join us for lively entertainment with an environmental twist overlooking beautiful Waquoit Bay.

No charge for program. Please bring a beach chair or blanket to the show.

Reserve Visitor Center.

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/17/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

South Cape Beach Creature Feature

South Cape Beach Creature Feature

1:30PM-2:30PM

Horseshoe CrabEach week our interpretive staff will focus on a different animal or group of animals found along the coast.

Meet at South Cape Beach Picnic Area.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/18/2018

Address:
South Cape Beach State Park
Great Neck Road South
Mashpee, MA
02649
USA Map and Directions

Waquoit Bay Estate Tour

Waquoit Bay Estate Tour

10:00AM-11:00AM

bay_view_rosesEnjoy the beautiful view of Waquoit Bay while learning about the Reserve’s history, the Wampanoag Tribe, World War II connection, aquaculture and cutting edge research being done today.

Meet at Reserve Visitor Center.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/19/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

Can Oysters Save the Bay?

Can Oysters Save the Bay?

1:00PM-2:00PM

OysterClusterDiscover the types of shellfish found in Waquoit Bay and what you need to harvest this resource. You’ll discover how people are farming the sea to produce more local food and why scientists are exploring ways that shellfish may help restore estuaries.

Meet at Reserve Visitor Center.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/19/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

Discovery Hike-Quashnet River

Discovery Hike-A River Runs Through It

9:00AM - 10:30AM

July 20, August 10 and August 31

map-tour-quashnet-riverJoin us on a guided walk at our Quashnet River property while we explore unique habitats. 2.5 mile loop through pine/oak woodlands, restored native trout stream.

Meet at Quashet River Trail Head, Martin Road, East Falmouth.

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/20/2018

Address:
Quashnet River Trail Head
Martin Road
Waquoit, MA
02536
USA Map and Directions

South Cape Beach Creature Feature

South Cape Beach Creature Feature

1:30PM

summer campsEach week our interpretive staff will focus on a different animal or group of animals found along the coast.

Meet at South Cape Beach Picnic Area.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/20/2018

Address:
South Cape Beach State Park
Great Neck Road South
Mashpee, MA
02649
USA Map and Directions

Discovery Day & Netting in the Bay!

Discovery Day!

10:00AM-4:00PM

Let's Go N'Seine at 10:00AM - 11:00AM

kids w netsCome explore the Waquoit Bay Visitor Center Saturdays all summer! Enjoy a self-guided walk on the trail, coastal crafts and osprey viewing. Explore with one of our discovery backpacks or picnic on the bluff.

Let’s Go N’Seine - 10:00AM-11:00AM - Explore the bay with a park interpreter using dip nets, magnifiers, buckets, and a large seine net to sample for local critters. Please wear shoes that can get wet, no bare feet.

Meet at the Reserve Visitor Center.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/21/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

Osprey Watch

Osprey Watch

11:00AM-Noon

photo credit: John Harrison

photo credit: John Harrison

Enjoy close-up viewing of osprey in their nest and find out why these amazing birds have rebounded after years of decline. Discover where these seasonal residents go in the winter and a whole lot more.

Meet at Reserve Visitor Center.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/22/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

South Cape Beach Creature Feature

South Cape Beach Creature Feature

1:30PM-2:30PM

Summer Science School 2015 405Each week our interpretive staff will focus on a different animal or group of animals found along our coast.

Meet at South Cape Beach Picnic Area.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/22/2018

Address:
South Cape Beach State Park
Great Neck Road South
Mashpee, MA
02649
USA Map and Directions

Waquoit Bay Estate Tour

Waquoit Bay Estate Tour

3:00PM-4:00PM

DSC00239-2Enjoy the beautiful view of Waquoit Bay while learning about the Reserve’s history, the Wampanoag Tribe, World War II connection, aquaculture and cutting edge research being done today.

Meet at Reserve Visitor Center.

 

Price: $0.00

Date: 07/22/2018

Address:
Waquoit Bay Reserve
131 Waquoit Highway/Route 28
Waquoit, MA
02536 Map and Directions

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