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Bay Exploration

August 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am

Organization: Galveston Island State Park
Cost: Free ($5 entry fee for anyone 13yrs and older)
Contact: Lisa. Reznicek@tpwd.texas.gov
Link: http://tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/galveston-island/park_events

Pull a net and learn where your shrimp, fish, and crabs live!

Come join one of our weekly explorations of the connections between the mainland and our island paradise – Galveston Bay. Meet our volunteer guides at the Nature Center at 10:00 am; explorations last approximately 75 minutes.

Discover the wetlands with a close-up look at the critters, grasses and birds that inhabit the marshland and bay. Tour activities include edible plants and adaptations, hands-on-seining, fiddler crab sightings and more under the guidance of FoGISP (Friends of Galveston Island State Park) volunteers.

What to bring:

• Park Pass
• Clothes & shoes to get wet (optional)
• Water bottle
• Park Map


August 13
10:00 am - 11:15 am


Galveston Island State Park, 14901 FM3005, Galveston, TX
Galveston Island State Park, 14901 FM3005, Galveston, TX + Google Map

408 Volney St. | La Marque, Texas 77568
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