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Water Quality Monitoring Training

The Galveston Bay Foundation’s Water Monitoring Team is an integral part of preserving, protecting and enhancing the water quality in Galveston Bay. Volunteers conduct regular sampling around Galveston Bay that includes chemical analyses, physical sampling, and field observations to create a unique portrait of water quality for each site. GBF’s spring training for new volunteer […]

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Oyster Tasting at Tommy’s Restaurant & Oyster Bar

What: Oyster tasting – A Taste of Galveston Bay Reef Oysters When: Saturday, April 8, 1 – 4 pm Where: Tommy’s Restaurant & Oyster Bar, 2555 Bay Area Boulevard, 77058 $65 per person price includes an array of appetizers, oyster appellation tasting, domestic  beer and house wine. Tickets are available for purchase at Tommy’s Restaurant & Oyster Bar or by  contacting Brandy Gates at bgates@galvbay.org or 281-332-3381 ext. 221 A percentage of the proceeds benefit Galveston Bay Foundation. Special thanks to Jeri’s Seafood Inc. for providing their support to this year’s event.

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Nassau Bay Rain Barrel Workshop

GBF is partnering with the City of Nassau Bay to host a Rain Barrel Workshop! Rain barrels help to conserve water, reduce runoff and flooding, and prevent pollution from reaching Galveston Bay via storm drains. Learn how you can help protect Galveston Bay, and save money this summer by using rain barrels! Registration costs $35 for […]

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Houston Rain Barrel Workshop

GBF is partnering with the Houston Zoo to host a Rain Barrel Workshop! Rain barrels help to conserve water, reduce runoff and flooding, and prevent pollution from reaching Galveston Bay via storm drains. Learn how you can help protect Galveston Bay, and save money this summer by using rain barrels! Registration costs $35 for one barrel […]

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Galveston Rain Barrel Workshop

GBF is partnering with Texas A&M University at Galveston to offer a Rain Barrel Workshop to the island! Rain barrels help to conserve water, reduce runoff and flooding, and prevent pollution from reaching Galveston Bay via storm drains. Learn how you can help protect Galveston Bay, and save money this summer by using rain barrels! Registration […]

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Land Stewardship Workday

Spend some quality time outdoors and help us plant some trees! Date: March 11, 2017 Time: 8am – 12pm Location: Exploration Green, Clear Lake, TX *Participants must be 10 years old or older (more information upon registration)

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2017 Marsh Mania Events

Sign up to volunteer today! For more information on how to get involved, contact Emily Ford at eford@galvbay.org

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Abandoned Crab Trap Removal

We will be collecting and smashing abandoned and derelict crab traps at two sites this year on Saturday, February 18 from 9am-1pm! Help us as a boat volunteer (on the water collecting traps), or a land-based volunteer (helping offload traps, smashing them, and tossing them in the dumpster). Galveston Bay Foundation will have sites at Fort […]

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Land Stewardship Workday

Spend some quality time outdoors and help us plant some trees! Date: February 11, 2017 Time: 8am – 12pm Location: Exploration Green, Clear Lake, TX (more information upon registration)  

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Trees and Tees

We could use a hand! Come out to our first tree planting of the year and get a free t-shirt! Date: January 7, 2017 Time: 9am – 1pm Location: Turtle Bayou Nature Preserve To learn more about the Nature Preserve, visit www.galvbay.org/turtlebayou. Don’t miss the opportunity to help out the community and get a free […]

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