Alice Wainwright Park – Connecting People to Nature on World Environment Day

Today is World Environment Day, so let’s celebrate Alice Wainwright Park. Alice Wainwright Park is located just south of the entrance to the Rickenbacker Causeway on the northern edge of Coconut Grove along Brickell Avenue. The 28-acre waterfront park & nature preserve showcases a tropical hardwood hammock. This stand of trees is a remnant of the

4earth: 4 days, 4 events, 4 earth with the Miami Seaquarium

For Earth Day 2017, the Miami Seaquarium has organized four days of ocean and environmental awareness. Each event will focus on different issues that impact our local ecosystems, presented in an entertaining and engaging program with hand-on activities. There is something for everyone with most of the events being family friendly and free! April 20, 6:00pm –

April 15 is National Citizen Science Day – Spend It with the Miami Science Barge & Frost Science at Museum Park

Join the Miami Science Barge and Frost Science for the Second Annual Citizen Science Day at Museum Park in Downtown Miami. Citizen scientists of all ages can participate in a “BioBlitz” using the iNaturalist app (FREE for Apple or Android devices) to document the biological diversity in Museum Park. All ages are welcome, and the event is

10 Trails Named After Influential Women from Rails-to-Trails Conservancy

Love this article from Rails-to-Trails Conservancy: For Women’s History Month, we honor this visionary woman and others who have made extraordinary impacts in their own communities and for the nation. In some cases, their legacy lives on in the names of trails that are used and loved by communities. Here are just 10 to inspire

Saturday: UnderLounge Festival at Underline Brickell Backyard

The Underline is a proposed 10-mile linear park that will run below the Miami Metrorail from the Miami River to the Dadeland South Station. In the words of it’s founder, The Underline will connect communities, improve pedestrian and bicyclist safety, create over a hundred acres of open space with restored natural habitats, encourage a healthy

#DontFeedtheLandfills on #NationalTrailsDay

What better day to share this beautiful video from Subaru and the National Park Service than National Trails Day? Subaru, recognized for having the first automotive assembly plant in America designated as zero landfill, …announced [last year] it will share its knowledge of zero landfill practices with the National Park Service to reduce landfill waste from

Bike 305, Bike The Underline, a 10-mile festival

Friends of the Underline and Bike 305 are hosting a 10-mile festival on Saturday, April 2. The unique festival is FREE and open to all ages to promote the “proposed 10-mile stretch of biking and pedestrian trails and park spaces located beneath the county’s Metrorail, in the Transit Department’s Right of Way, between the Miami

Underline Linear Park – Public Meeting November 9th

Friends of the Underline invite you to attend the third and final public meeting to discuss The Underline’s master plan. Input from “residents living within a half-mile of the future Underline corridor from the Miami River, north of the Brickell Metrorail Station to Dadeland South Metrorail stations” is particularly sought. The James Corner Field Operations