Jamaica Bay Sunset Cruise Sails 9/8
Announcing a special 3-hour narrated sunset tour of Jamaica Bay aboard the Golden Sunshine. Learn about the history and ecology of the bay and see nesting and migrating hawks, peregrine falcons, oystercatchers, ospreys, herons, egrets, ibis, shorebirds and waterfowl. The tour will be led by Don Riepe, Guardian of Jamaica Bay and noted local naturalist. The tour is $45 per person and includes wine, cheese, fruit, and snacks. The tour will depart on September 8 from Sheepshead Bay, Pier 4 (Emmons Avenue and Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn) at 4:00 p.m.
For tickets visit http://jamaicabaysunsetcruises.eventbrite.com. The cruise is a cooperative program among the American Littoral Society, Gateway National Park Service, NYC Audubon, and NYC Sierra Club. For more information check www.alsnyc.org or call 718-318-9344 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.