Join Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper as we celebrate another successful year!

Water. For Life. – Annual Fundraising Event

We sincerely hope you can join us for our annual fundraising event aboard the USS Little Rock on August 31st, as we celebrate another year of success for our water. With over two dozen remediation projects completed or active this year, nearly 20 tons of litter removed, and over 2,000 active volunteers, 2017 has been a year to celebrate. Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper will continue to lead efforts to restore and protect Western New York’s waterways.

Where: Buffalo and Erie County Naval & Military Park – 1 Naval Park Cove, Buffalo, NY 14202 – Aboard the USS Little Rock

When: Thursday August, 31st 2017 from 6-9PM

Ticket Pricing: Early Bird – $35 through July 31st and $40 from August 1st. A limited number of tickets will be available at the door.

Ticket Information: Your ticket will get you aboard the USS Little Rock for an evening of music and silent auctions. Heavy hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be available.

 

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Kayak Tour: Lumber City Paddle 6:00 PM
Kayak Tour: Lumber City Paddle @ East Hill Foundation, North Tonawanda , NY
Jun 13 @ 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Learn about the foundation of North Tonawanda and its boom in the Lumber industry.
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Kayak Tour: Father’s Day/Safety Paddle 9:00 AM
Kayak Tour: Father’s Day/Safety Paddle @ Location: Hyde Park Lake, Niagara Falls, NY
Jun 17 @ 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Celebrate Dad with a morning paddle for the whole family. Learn all about paddle safety and practice your new skills on Hyde Park Lake.
Monthly Waterway Cleanup 10:00 AM
Monthly Waterway Cleanup @ Seneca Bluffs
Jun 17 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
We will meet on Jordan Place, right off Seneca Street. In 2017, the Monthly Waterway Cleanups will be the 3rd Saturday of each month from 10am to 12pm. Please join us and help prevent litter from polluting our waterways!
Monthly Waterway Cleanup 10:00 AM
Monthly Waterway Cleanup @ Times Beach
Jun 17 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
We will meet by the Information Kiosk just off of Fuhrmann Blvd Buffalo, NY. In 2017, the Monthly Waterway Cleanups will be the 3rd Saturday of each month from 10am to 12pm. Please join us and help prevent litter from … Continued
Monthly Waterways Cleanup 10:00 AM
Monthly Waterways Cleanup @ Gratwick Park
Jun 17 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
We will meet at the Fishing Pier near the middle of the park, North Tonawanda, NY.   In 2017, the Monthly Waterway Cleanups will be the 3rd Saturday of each month from 10am to 12pm. Please join us and help prevent … Continued
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Kayak Tour: Erie Canal/Water Transportation 6:00 PM
Kayak Tour: Erie Canal/Water Transportation @ Location: East Hill Foundation, North Tonawanda , NY
Jun 20 @ 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
The spread on exotic and invasive species coincided with the boom in global transportation networks. Come paddle along the Erie Canal and learn how human’s effort to increase the efficiency of travel has drastically influenced our history and habitat.
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Kayak Tour: Niagara River Island (Cayuga Island) 6:00 PM
Kayak Tour: Niagara River Island (Cayuga Island) @ Griffon Park, Niagara Falls, NY
Jun 22 @ 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Travel around Cayuga Island while discussing Niagara River formation, habitat, and wildlife.
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Kayak Tour: Living Shorelines and Birding 9:00 AM
Kayak Tour: Living Shorelines and Birding @ Hyde Park Lake, Niagara Falls, NY
Jun 24 @ 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM
The Niagara River Corridor is a Globally Significant Important Bird Area that is host to 35 different waterfowl species, 19 different gull species, and hundreds of thousands of migrating birds each year. Join us at Hyde Park Lake to learn … Continued
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Kayak Tour: Lumber City Paddle 6:00 PM
Kayak Tour: Lumber City Paddle @ East Hill Foundation, North Tonawanda, NY
Jun 27 @ 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Learn about the foundation of North Tonawanda and its boom in the Lumber industry.
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