Upcoming Dates

  • 18
    Jun
    2024 Cape Coastal Conference
    9:00 AM
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    5:30 PM

Collaborating for Solutions: Practical Sessions to Achieve Watershed Plans Case studies that apply traditional and alternative methods to reduce nitrogen and improve water quality Conference Agenda-at-a-Glance We are pleased to announce that the Cape Coastal Conference is back! In the tradition of this popular regional event, we are looking forward to welcoming decision-makers, managers, and (more…)


Upcoming Dates

  • 24
    Jun
    6:30 PM
    -
    8:00 PM

Tackle the Trash June 24, 2024 6:30PM – 8:00PM Plastic pollution is an emergent global problem that is causing severe harm to ocean ecosystems and marine life. Join us to learn more about the plastic problem and ongoing research on Cape Cod, as well as how you can be a part of the solution by (more…)


Upcoming Dates

Full day sessions for students entering grades 4 – 6 in the fall of 2024. Cost: $400 Young scientists will conduct hands-on investigations based on research projects at the Reserve from water quality of the bay to wildlife observations. They will learn to use a variety of instruments to help with their discoveries and play (more…)


Upcoming Dates

  • 11
    Jul
    6:30 PM
    -
    8:00 PM

Edible Plant Talk Thursday, July 11 6:30PM-8:00PM Cape Cod is home to over 100 species of edible wild plants, and over a dozen species of edible wild mushrooms. Russ Cohen, author of the book Wild Plants I Have Known…and Eaten, for a 90-minute PowerPoint presentation that will cover over two dozen of the tastiest species (more…)


Upcoming Dates

  • 12
    Jul
    9:30 AM
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    11:30 AM

Edible Plant Walk Friday, July 12 9:30AM-11:00AM The lands around Waquoit Bay are home to over 60 species of edible wild plants, many of which are more nutritious and/or flavorful than their cultivated counterparts. These include native species, like Black Cherry and Sweet Fern; non-native weeds, like Curled Dock and Chicory; and invasive species, like (more…)


Upcoming Dates

Bayside Buddies – half day sessions for students entering grades 2 – 3 in the fall of 2024. Cost: $225 Children will get wet, muddy, and inspired through games, crafts, and basic scientific investigations. They will be exploring nature in various habitats around Waquoit Bay including forest, field and marshes. The students will study wildlife (more…)


Upcoming Dates

Bayside Buddies – half day sessions for students entering grades 2 – 3 in the fall of 2024. Cost: $225 Children will get wet, muddy, and inspired through games, crafts, and basic scientific investigations. They will be exploring nature in various habitats around Waquoit Bay including forest, field and marshes. The students will study wildlife (more…)


Upcoming Dates

Full-day sessions for students entering grades 4-6 in the fall of 2024. Cost: $400 Young scientists will conduct hands-on investigations based on research projects at the Reserve from water quality of the bay to wildlife observations. They will learn to use a variety of instruments to help with their discoveries and play games relating to (more…)


Upcoming Dates

  • 24
    Jul
    4:00 PM
    -
    6:00 PM

Weed Watcher Program Wednesday, July 24, 2024 4:00PM – 6:00PM Attend this Weed Watcher workshop to learn how to best to monitor your backyard pond for harmful invasive plants. During this hands-on workshop focused on plant identification, you will learn how you can help prevent the spread of invasive weeds in Massachusetts waters. A Proactive (more…)


Upcoming Dates

Full-day sessions for young women entering grades 7 – 9 in the fall of 2024. Students will receive inspiration and support as they meet women scientists who will describe their career paths and research projects. They will conduct field research alongside Waquoit Bay staff and visiting scientists using a variety of instruments and technologies to (more…)

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