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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

2017 Marsh Mania Date is Set! Join us for a wet and muddy good time at our Spring Marsh Mania event! On Saturday, April 22 from 9am-1pm, come help us plant marsh grass in Dickinson, TX as part of a Texas Parks and Wildlife project. Additional sites TBD. For more information on how to get […]

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Bay Day Festival

Celebrate the Bay with us at Bay Day 2017! Date: Saturday, May 13, 2017, 11am-4pm Location: Kemah Boardwalk, Kemah, TX Cost: FREE!*There is no charge to participate in the Bay Day Festival. Kemah Boardwalk parking fees may apply, as well as other costs associated with using Kemah Boardwalk amusements and restaurants, etc. 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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Bravos for the Bay

What: Bravos for the Bay is Galveston Bay Foundation’s Volunteer Appreciation Event When: January 17, 5:30-8pm For more information, email Emily Ford at eford@galvbay.org 

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Giving Tuesday

#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving on November 29, 2016. We hope you will consider a gift to the Galveston Bay Foundation and help us continue our mission to preserve and protect Galveston Bay for generations to come.

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