Environmental Treasures

Environmental Treasures of Quincy


FRIDAY, AUGUST 19, 6:30 P.M.

(Rain date: Saturday, August 20, 6:30 p.m.)

 For years coastal citizen scientist Peter Fifield has spent time exploring and photographing Quincy's coast.  One of his favorite spots is Gull Point.  Join Peter on this tour to discover what makes this place so enchanting as we watch the the sun set and explore the area's rich biodiversity at low tide.  Meet at the entrance to the boardwalk by the Germantown fire station, 140 Doane Street.  Take Palmer Street past Snug Harbor School and the Germantown Neighborhood Center.  Proceed 3/4 around the rotary to the unmarked street (Yardarm Lane), the last right before you get back to Palmer Street.  Take Yardarm Lane to the end, turn right on Quarterdeck.  At the end of Quarterdeck, turn right on to Doane Street and park in lot across from fire station.  IT MAY BE BUGGY.  BRING INSECT REPELLENT AND WEAR LONG SLEEVE SHIRTS AND PANTS AND A HAT.  For more information and rain date rescheduling, please call 617/472-0799.