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    Friday, 18 July 2014 8:00Posted by SoundWaters

    Holly Pond Saturday Canoe Tours

    Every Saturday through Aug. 23, SoundWaters is leading guided canoe tours on Holly Pond at Cove Island Park. Tours begin 10 am and 12 pm. Sign up the day of the event. For more information on canoe tours....
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    Tuesday, 15 July 2014 6:06Posted by SoundWaters

    SoundWaters STEM Academy students sail aboard the schooner ​SoundWaters

    Aboard the schooner, students set the sails, performed a plankton population study, identified benthic animal adaptations, measured wind speed & direction, conducted groundwater filtration trials and hauled in the trawl net. For many this was their first experience on a boat. Pictured above, students are preparing to deploy a LaMotte Sampler to collect water from 1, 3 and 5 meters throughout the water column. Samples were then tested and comparisons made including salinity, temperature and dissolved oxygen levels. All data was written into their lab books.  ...
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    Friday, 11 July 2014 8:00Posted by SoundWaters

    Guided Canoe Tours Saturdays on Holly Pond

    Every Saturday through Aug. 23, SoundWaters is leading guided canoe tours on Holly Pond at Cove Island Park. Tours begin 10 am and 12 pm. Sign up the day of the event. For more information on canoe tours.  ...
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    Thursday, 10 July 2014 1:01Posted by SoundWaters

    Great trawl today

    The campers from Cold Spring Harbor Boat club had a great trawl today. Not only did they pull up this ginormous fluke, they also pulled up 5 horseshoe crabs, 4 mantis shrimp, 3 large scups, 2 sea robins, and 3 window pane flounder....
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    Wednesday, 09 July 2014 2:38Posted by SoundWaters

    Get on the Water this Weekend with SoundWaters

    We have two great ways for you to get on the water this weekend! Join us for a guided canoe tour on Holly Pond or Afternoon or Sunset sail on the Schooner SoundWaters! Discover Birds and Marine Life While Paddling on Holly Pond in Cove Island Park. Trips are on Saturdays and begin 10 am and 12 noon. More information: http://www.soundwaters.org/canoes/ Come aboard the 80’ Tall Ship SoundWaters for a relaxing journey on Long Island Sound. Afternoon Sails - Great for Families!Help hoist the sails and discover what inhabits the underwater wonderland of the Sound. Suitable for Adults and Children 5...
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Public Sails aboard the Schooner SoundWaters

Enjoy the excitement and wonder of the Long Island Sound aboard our 80' Schooner on a 2-hour afternoon or sunset sail.

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Register today for Camp SoundWaters 2014

Camp SoundWaters – It’s a SHORE thing! Outdoor Adventures and Sailing for children entering grades K-8.

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Upcoming Events

  • Events on July 24, 2014
    Sunset Sail
    Starts: 6:30 pm
    Ends: July 24, 2014 - 8:30 pm
    Location: Schooner SoundWaters, Stamford, CT, United States
    Description: Sunset Sails – Great for Adults! Join us aboard the 80′ Schooner for a Sunset Sail. Bring your dinner and your favorite beverage and relax while watching the sun dip below the horizon. http://www.soundwaters.org/sails
  • Events on July 25, 2014
    Sunset Sail
    Starts: 6:30 pm
    Ends: July 25, 2014 - 8:30 pm
    Location: Schooner SoundWaters, Stamford, CT, United States
    Description: Sunset Sails – Great for Adults! Join us aboard the 80′ Schooner for a Sunset Sail. Bring your dinner and your favorite beverage and relax while watching the sun dip below the horizon. Tickets & more information: http://www.soundwaters.org/sails
  • Events on July 26, 2014
    Canoe Tours on Holly Pond
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: July 26, 2014 - 11:00 am
    Location: SoundWaters Coastal Center
    Description: For more information:http://www.soundwaters.org/canoes

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