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Joppa Flats Education Center

Special Event September 15, 2018

Join us for COASTSWEEP 2018 and help clean up the beaches of Plum Island! We'll be removing trash and debris from Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Sandy Point State Reservation, and the north end of the island.

North Shore News

Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary

Amy Weidensaul, IR Sanctuary Director

Please join us in giving a warm welcome to Ipswich River's new director, Amy Weidensaul. "I grew up in Massachusetts and, after a long career with the National Audubon Society in Maryland and Pennsylvania, I’m returning home," says Amy. 

Joppa Flats Education Center

Feeding Time at the Touch Tank (Photo: Melissa Vokey)

Have you ever wondered what—and how—all those tide pool animals eat without visible mouths or teeth? Find out when you join us for a special peek at the touch tank every Wednesday! Program runs July 11-August 22.