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Who Lives at the Great Salt Marsh

  • Great Salt Marsh Island, Aspetuck Land Trust 471-555 Turney Rd Fairfield, CT, 06824 United States (map)

Fairfield Audubon Society naturalist Colleen Noyes will lead a walk along the edge of Great Salt Marsh Island Preserve. Look for signs of life in the salt marsh, such as crabs, sea stars, mussels and minnows. Sneakers that tie or boots are recommended.

Directions and Parking: Ash Creek Open Space is located at the end of Turney Road in Fairfield. Drive past the gate house, take an immediate left, drive through the boaters parking area to the open space parking. Meet at the picnic tables above the playground, overlooking the salt marsh.

Terrain: Easy. Mud.

This activity is child friendly!

Things you may want to bring: Sunscreen, insect repellent, bucket, shovel, net, binoculars, magnifying glass for viewing animal life found.

Follow this link to RSVP.