Guided Walk on Strong Island (transportation provided)
With: Lauren Arcomano and Tim Burt
Distance: 1.7 miles
Attendee Limit: 20
Rain Date: None. Tickets will be refunded in case of inclement weather.
Join CCF Executive Director Lauren Arcomano and Trustee Tim Burt for a walk focusing on the history and conservation efforts related to the “gem” of Pleasant Bay. They will introduce the local flora and discuss the Foundation’s efforts to preserve and protect the Pleasant Bay ecosystem.
Transportation to and from the island will be provided on private boats.
Lauren Arcomano is the Executive Director of the Chatham Conservation Foundation and an avid outdoors person who loves to hike and kayak. When not at CCF's historic headquarters in the Mayo House, she can be found paddling in the Nauset Marsh or exploring other conservation lands on the Cape.
Tim Burt is a Trustee and Treasurer of CCF. Tim is active in many land stewardship activities with the Foundation. Tim has made numerous trips to Strong Island and is familiar with the history of the island. He is a full-time resident of Chatham.
Please wear appropriate clothing and footwear for a 2-mile hike (no flip flops, please!), and be prepared with water, sunglasses, and sunblock as needed.