Upcoming Events

March 07, 2020
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
March 07, 2020 09:00 AM March 07, 2020 12:00 PM America/New_York Virginia Key Restoration Day - March 7th

Virginia Key Restoration Day - March 7th

This joint partnership between the City of Miami Parks and Recreation and Miami Waterkeeper is ongoing through 2020, so join us while we restore our parks! 

Volunteer Day Main Tasks:

  • Debris removal

  • Exotic invasive plant removal

  • Trail Maintenance
  • Park clean up

Important Volunteer Information:

Please be on time, registration begins 15 minutes before workday starts.

  • Please Bring:

    • Refillable water bottle. Stay hydrated and be prepared to work outside!

    • Closed-toe shoes are required and long-sleeved shirts are and long pants are recommended.

    • A hat, sun block and insect repellent (recommended)

    • Gloves you feel comfortable wearing

  • Children under 17 years of age must be accompanied by an adult

RSVP below and also HERE!

 

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March 07, 2020
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
March 07, 2020 02:00 PM March 07, 2020 03:00 PM America/New_York 1000 Eyes on the Water - Arch Creek Park Arch Creek Park
Arch Creek Park
1855 NE 135th St
North Miami, FL 33181
United States

1000 Eyes on the Water - Arch Creek Park

The Miami Waterkeeper's 1000 Eyes on the Water program is a volunteer-based, community-led, water patrol program designed to increase our ability to monitor the Bay and waterways of South Florida. We will train you to identify, document, and report issues so you can help us watch out for our waterways. Become a part of our water patrol team!

This is a special training in collaboration with Miami-Dade County Parks & Recreation, and will feature a naturalist-led nature walk as part of the program. Please wear comfortable walking shoes if you wish to join us for the walk.

The training is one of three required steps to becoming a member of Miami Waterkeeper's Water Patrol. 
In addition to attending one training seminar, you must also:

  1. Fill out the Water Patrol Application
  2. Fill out the Volunteer Liability Agreement

 

Can't make a training, but want to contribute to this program? Click here!

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March 11, 2020
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
March 11, 2020 06:00 PM March 11, 2020 08:00 PM America/New_York State of the Water 2020 Coral Reef Yacht Club
Coral Reef Yacht Club
2484 S Bayshore Dr
Miami, FL 33133
United States

State of the Water 2020

Miami Waterkeeper holds the annual State of the Water address which convenes an intimate group of corporate and governmental leaders and scientific experts to discuss the key issues facing our watershed and solutions for the year ahead. Miami Waterkeeper, Rachel Silverstein Ph.D., will present key strategic initiatives for the coming year and share a fact-based overview of the state of the water in South Florida from the lens of business, government, and science. Representing over $12.7 billion of annual economic impact to South Florida, there is no question the waters that surround us, in fact, unites us all.

 

 

Would you like a discounted rate for this event? Become a Miami Waterkeeper member today and you'll receive $10 off your State of the Water entry.

 

Elected Officials Confirmed to date:

South Miami Mayor Phil Stoddard, City of Miami Mayor Francis Suarez, North Bay Village Vice Mayor Marvin Wilmoth, Coral Gables Commissioner Pat Keon, Coral Gables Commissioner Vince Lago, Miami Dade County Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava, City of Miami Commissioner Ken Russell

 

 

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March 21, 2020
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
March 21, 2020 09:00 AM March 21, 2020 12:00 PM America/New_York Virginia Key Restoration Day - March 21 Collin Schladweiler collin@miamiwaterkeeper.org

Virginia Key Restoration Day - March 21

This joint partnership between the City of Miami Parks and Recreation and Miami Waterkeeper is ongoing through 2020, so join us while we restore our parks! 

Volunteer Day Main Tasks:

  • Debris removal

  • Exotic invasive plant removal

  • Trail Maintenance
  • Park clean up

Important Volunteer Information:

Please be on time, registration begins 15 minutes before workday starts.

  • Please Bring:

    • Refillable water bottle. Stay hydrated and be prepared to work outside!

    • Closed-toe shoes are required and long-sleeved shirts are and long pants are recommended.

    • A hat, sun block and insect repellent (recommended)

    • Gloves you feel comfortable wearing

  • Children under 17 years of age must be accompanied by an adult

Please also RSVP HERE!

RSVP

March 29, 2020
10:00 AM - 06:00 PM
March 29, 2020 10:00 AM March 29, 2020 06:00 PM America/New_York Seafood Festival Tabling Deering Estate Park
Deering Estate Park
16701 SW 72nd Ave
Miami, FL 33157
United States

Tabling at the 16th Annual Deering Seafood Festival

Join us at the 2020 Seafood Festival at Deering Estate Park! We will be tabling from 10AM-6PM where we will be sharing information on the work we do and answer any questions you may have about all things water! 

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April 02, 2020
06:30 PM - 07:30 PM
April 02, 2020 06:30 PM April 02, 2020 07:30 PM America/New_York 1000 Eyes on the Water - A.D. Barnes Park A.D. Barnes Park
A.D. Barnes Park
3401 SW 72nd Ave
Trailer Office
Miami, FL 33155
United States

1000 Eyes on the Water - A.D. Barnes Park

The Miami Waterkeeper's 1000 Eyes on the Water program is a volunteer-based, community-led, water patrol program designed to increase our ability to monitor the Bay and waterways of South Florida. We will train you to identify, document, and report issues so you can help us watch out for our waterways. Become a part of our water patrol team!

This is a special training in collaboration with Miami-Dade County Parks & Recreation, and will feature a naturalist-led nature walk as part of the program. Please wear comfortable walking shoes if you wish to join us for the walk.

DirectionsEnter in the main entrance of A.D. Barnes Park (3401 SW 72nd Ave) on 72nd Ave. At the stop sign make a left. Please follow the road all the way down (canal will be parallel on your right side)  towards a black gate with a nature center sign. Once you’ve enter the gate, stay on the right and follow the traffic circle. At this point you’ve reached your destination and you will see the Miami-Dade County office trailer.

The training is one of three required steps to becoming a member of Miami Waterkeeper's Water Patrol. 
In addition to attending one training seminar, you must also:

  1. Fill out the Water Patrol Application
  2. Fill out the Volunteer Liability Agreement

 

Can't make a training, but want to contribute to this program? Click here!

RSVP

April 04, 2020
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
April 04, 2020 09:00 AM April 04, 2020 12:00 PM America/New_York Virginia Key Restoration Day - April 4

Virginia Key Restoration Day - April 4

This joint partnership between the City of Miami Parks and Recreation and Miami Waterkeeper is ongoing through 2020, so join us while we restore our parks! 

Volunteer Day Main Tasks:

  • Debris removal

  • Exotic invasive plant removal

  • Trail Maintenance
  • Park clean up

Important Volunteer Information:

Please be on time, registration begins 15 minutes before workday starts.

  • Please Bring:

    • Refillable water bottle. Stay hydrated and be prepared to work outside!

    • Closed-toe shoes are required and long-sleeved shirts are and long pants are recommended.

    • A hat, sun block and insect repellent (recommended)

    • Gloves you feel comfortable wearing

  • Children under 17 years of age must be accompanied by an adult

Please also RSVP HERE!

RSVP

April 15, 2020
06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
April 15, 2020 06:00 PM April 15, 2020 07:00 PM America/New_York 1000 Eyes on the Water - Pinecrest Pinecrest Library
Pinecrest Library
5835 SW 111th St
Pinecrest, FL 33156
United States

1000 Eyes on the Water - Pinecrest

The Miami Waterkeeper's 1000 Eyes on the Water program is a volunteer-based, community-led, water patrol program designed to increase our ability to monitor the Bay and waterways of South Florida. We will train you to identify, document, and report issues so you can help us watch out for our waterways. Become a part of our water patrol team!

This is a special Earth Day training in collaboration with Pinecrest Library.

The training is one of three required steps to becoming a member of Miami Waterkeeper's Water Patrol. 
In addition to attending one training seminar, you must also:

  1. Fill out the Water Patrol Application
  2. Fill out the Volunteer Liability Agreement

 

Can't make a training, but want to contribute to this program? Click here!

RSVP

April 18, 2020
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
April 18, 2020 09:00 AM April 18, 2020 12:00 PM America/New_York Virginia Key Restoration Day - April 18

Virginia Key Restoration Day - April 18

This joint partnership between the City of Miami Parks and Recreation and Miami Waterkeeper is ongoing through 2020, so join us while we restore our parks! 

Volunteer Day Main Tasks:

  • Debris removal

  • Exotic invasive plant removal

  • Trail Maintenance
  • Park clean up

Important Volunteer Information:

Please be on time, registration begins 15 minutes before workday starts.

  • Please Bring:

    • Refillable water bottle. Stay hydrated and be prepared to work outside!

    • Closed-toe shoes are required and long-sleeved shirts are and long pants are recommended.

    • A hat, sun block and insect repellent (recommended)

    • Gloves you feel comfortable wearing

  • Children under 17 years of age must be accompanied by an adult

Please also RSVP HERE!

RSVP

May 02, 2020
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
May 02, 2020 09:00 AM May 02, 2020 12:00 PM America/New_York Simpson Park Restoration Day - May 2

Simpson Park Restoration Day - May 2

This joint partnership between the City of Miami Parks and Recreation and Miami Waterkeeper is ongoing through 2020, so join us while we restore our parks! 

Volunteer Day Main Tasks:

  • Debris removal

  • Exotic invasive plant removal

  • Trail Maintenance
  • Park clean up

Important Volunteer Information:

Please be on time, registration begins 15 minutes before workday starts.

  • Please Bring:

    • Refillable water bottle. Stay hydrated and be prepared to work outside!

    • Closed-toe shoes are required and long-sleeved shirts are and long pants are recommended.

    • A hat, sun block and insect repellent (recommended)

    • Gloves you feel comfortable wearing

  • Children under 17 years of age must be accompanied by an adult

RSVP below and also HERE!

RSVP

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