Date: 5/4/18 5:52 am From: Nash, Matthew (DCR) <matthew.nash...> Subject: [MASSBIRD] DCR Belle Isle Marsh/Revere Beach Reservations Partial Program Schedule
Spring Program Schedule: Matthew Nash Visitor Services Supervisor, North Region Coastal District 781-485-2804 Ext. 105 For program cancellations phone 978-937-2094 ext. 121, one hour before start time. Inclement Weather Cancels. Note public restrooms are not available on the proposed dates.
1. Belle Isle Marsh Reservation An Oasis for Birds Saturdays, May 5 & 19 8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m. Discover the abundant birdlife at Belle Isle Marsh Reservation, a restored wildlife sanctuary. We will walk while birding for a distance of a mile on easy level terrain. Some binoculars and a spotting scope will be provided but please bring these items if you have them. Reasonable accommodations available upon request. Co-sponsored by the Friends of Belle Isle Marsh. Meet at: On or near the boardwalk to the right of the Bulletin Board, located on Bennington Street, East Boston between address 1236 Bennington St., East Boston and 173 Bennington St., Revere. Parking is on a paved lot and is free of charge. Accessible by public transportation: MBTA Blue line, Beachmont Station. Exit station, turn right, at intersection, cross State Road/Bennington Street, travel right along Bennington Street to park entrance on the left. Visit www.MBTA.com for bus and train information.
2. Revere Beach Reservation Vision of the Founder -Charles Eliot Mastermind and Creator of the Massachusetts Park System Saturday, May 19 2:00-3:30 p.m. Walk or stroll alongside Americaís first public beach and one of DCRís healthy heart trails. This walk includes brief stops for entertaining history lessons about the views of Charles Eliot, the landscape designer and founder of the Metropolitan Parks in Massachusetts, including Revere Beach. Charles Eliotís mission was to preserve opportunities for beholding natural beauty for successive generations while meeting the economic needs of nearby communities. This program is wheel chair accessible on easy, level terrain. Meet at: Outside at One Eliot Circle, Revere MA (The tan DCR building at the corner of Dolphin Avenue). Free Parking available along Revere Beach Boulevard. Accessible by Public transportation: MBTA Blue line Revere Beach Station, turn right on Revere Beach Boulevard and walk to One Eliot Circle, Revere, MA. Visit www.MBTA.com for bus and train information (schedule, route and fees).
Matthew Nash Visitor Services Supervisor DCR North Region Coastal District One Eliot Circle Revere, MA 02151 (781) 485-2804 ext. 105