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Lake Merritt Newest Project Tour & Walk | Oakland

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Saturday, March 16, 2013 - 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Lake Chalet | 1520 Lakeside Drive, Oakland CA 94612

Wild Oakland Walks

DSC_0533Wild Oakland leads free, fun and educational guided environmental walks for busy urbanites.

They are a 100% volunteer organization, from the guiding committee to the walk leaders who donate their time because of a shared passion for ecology and education.

Saturday, March 16, 2013
Wild Oakland Walks

evening-skylineTour the newest Measure DD project at the south end of Lake Merritt, learning about the effort underway to reverse the long history of urban encroachment upon this tidal lagoon.

You’ll visit the newly-opened channel, tidal marsh, and stormwater treatment features. Learn how the water flow is managed by the flood control station at 7th Street, and discuss the upcoming projects that will help re-establish the connection between Lake Merritt and the Bay.

Your guide will be Joel Peter, Measure DD Program Manager for the City of Oakland. Meet in front of Lake Chalet Restaurant.

Event Details

Cost: FREE


Categories: East Bay, Lectures & Workshops, Walks & Tours
Address: 1520 Lakeside Drive, Oakland CA 94612
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