Unearth the Wonderful World of Wetlands!
Join us for the first annual Wetlands Celebration Day,
where there will be something for the whole family:
Free boat tours, guided wetland walks, food vendors, art, history and science exhibitors with hands-on activities, giveaways and more!
First 150 vehicles to mention "Wetlands Celebration Day" at gate will receive free admission into Trap Pond State Park.
Discounted weekend camping at Trap Pond State Park
To register for the "Get in Gear" Family Bike Rally please visit: trappondpartners.com/bike-rally
Would you like to have an educational exhibit at this event? Exhibitor registration is free. Register today!
Exhibitors & Activities Include:
~ Aquatic Resources Education Center with live horseshoe crabs and fishing activity
~ 3 Palms Zoo & Education Center with live animals native to Delaware
~ Ward Museum with activity on decoys
~ DNREC Wetland Monitoring & Assessment Program with hands-on activities measuring wetland health
~ Salisbury Zoo with live animals
~ Delaware Wild Lands with exhibit about bald cypress swamps
~ Delaware National Estuarine Research Reserve with an activity about macro-invertebrates
~ DE Division of Public Health promoting healthy activities and giveaways
~ Nanticoke Watershed Alliance with Nanticoke creekwaters water quality monitoring equipment, freshwater mussel shells, and activity on riparian buffer
~ Trap Pond State Park presenting their Science at Your Door Programs: Power of Water, Watershed & Nonpoint Source Model, or Waters of the Chesapeake
~ The Archaeological Society of Delaware (ASD) exhibiting information about Native Americans use of wetland resources on the Delmarva Peninsula