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International Coastsweep in September and October. Join us on a beach cleanup!
Please RSVP.
  1. Saturday, September 27, 9 am - Collins Cove, Salem
  2. Thursday, October 9, 9 am - Gas House Beach, Marblehead
  3. Saturday, October 11, 9 am - Dane Street Beach, Beverly
  4. Saturday, October 18, Noon - Palmer Cove, Salem
  5. Saturday, October 25, 9 am - Fisherman's Beach, Swampscott

Contact us at info@salemsound.org or call 978-741-7900, if you are interested or have questions about how to volunteer.

October 9th - High Tide at Noon
Gulf of Maine King Tides Photo Contest

Participate in the first-ever regional King Tides Photo Contest, capturing images of how the astronomical high tide affects coastal areas, including wharves, utilities, causeways, marshes, and beaches. King Tides illustrate what may become - with sea-level rise - the new tidal norm. Contest details can be found on the Gulf of Maine King Tides website. This contest is a collaboration between organizations from three states and two Canadian provinces. MassBays is the Massachusetts partner for the event.


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Become a partner in protecting our local environment. Thank you!

Check out our Year in Review 2013 and Year in Review 2012
to see just how much we accomplish!

Thursday, October 23

WORKSHOP - Planning Green Infrastructure for Stormwater Treatment and Control in Coastal Settings

8:45 am - 12:30pm, Peabody Institute Library,

15 Sylvan Street, Danvers

This free workshop in sponsored by the MassBays National Estuary Program.
A new handbook for departments of public works, planners, conservation commissions and agents, and nonprofits concerned about water quality in coastal ecosystems will be presented. Site design, green infrastructure practices and a step-by-step process for implementing green infrastructure will be covered with local examples.
Contact Barbara Warren, the MassBays Lower North Shore Regional Coordinator at 978-7900 or info@ salemsound.org.


Swim & Fin Photos on SSCW Facebook

Race results on Cool Running

Race for Salem Sound on August 23, 2014

Thank you, Swimmers, Volunteers, Sponsors and Donors.

(see list of sponsors and donors)


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