Salt Marsh Alliance --Get Involved
visit * volunteer * join * donate
There are many ways to learn about the salt marsh and get involved in caring for it.
Visit the Salt Marsh Nature Center! It is located at 3302 Avenue U in Brooklyn (E. 33rd St. and Avenue U).
Click
here for travel directions. The SMNC is open to the public from April 1 - October 31: open to the public
Saturday and Sunday 12:00 noon - 4:00 pm, and for registered and scheduled activities at all other times.
November 1 - March 31: open by appointment and for registered and scheduled activities Admission is
always free.
Our rehabilitated trail  offer
s spectacular views of the shore and its waterfowl. The trail is  open from dawn
to dusk every day.
Check out the SMA monthly events page for information on upcoming events at the SMNC.
Visit our nature center building and walk the trails. You will see abundant flora and fauna! Get to know the Salt Marsh's
inhabitants
Volunteer! Volunteers are crucial to the Nature Center's operation. There are jobs for every skill level, and
as long as you're over 18, you don't need any special qualifications beyond a desire to help.
Or garden area
is maintained chiefly by our volunteers, who are especially proud of our native gardens.
For example, you
can get close to nature by helping to plant cordgrass and clear weeds If you have an idea for an activity, the
SMNC staff would love to hear it.
Contact  The S
alt Marsh Alliance  at 347-701-8674 to learn more about volunteer opportunities.
 
 
Location: Ave U & East 33rd Street, Brooklyn, NY 11234         phone: 718-421-2021          e-mail: info@saltmarshalliance.org
Become a Member of the SMA! Membership is open to anyone. For a small contribution you can play a
vital role in caring for the salt marsh so you and your neighbors will be able to enjoy it for a long time.
Please print out our
Membership Application and mail it, with a check for the category you wish.
Our membership levels are Duckling $15 --- Flock $20  ---  Egret  $25---- Heron $50 --- Osprey --$100
Salt Marsh Alliance
2071 Flatbush Ave
Box 204
Brooklyn, NY 11234
   
Donate! The Salt Marsh Alliance will gratefully accept donations of money, labor, materials, and services.
Monetary donations should be sent to the address above (checks please, no cash)We do not collect
personal information; see our Privacy Policy for details.
   
If you or your company would like to donate materials, services or labor, please contact  the Nature Center  at
718-421-2021
.