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Horseshoe Crabs Are Coming Ashore - June 10th, 2017

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Join the Chebeague & Cumberland Land Trust and Marine Educators Carol Steingart and Alyssa Lyon Saturday, June 10th - 12:00-2:00
(Rain Date: Sunday, June 11th-12:30-2:30)

Learn all the fun and interesting facts about the secret lives of these "living fossils" in this hands -on and kid-friendly event as the horseshoe crabs come ashore on the Cumberland Foreside. For the past 445 million years, horseshoe crabs have come up from the depths of the ocean from mid-May to mid-June to lay their green eggs on sandy beaches along the Atlantic Coast. Come witness this unique and interesting event! Please note that horseshoe crabs are completely harmless; they don't pinch, sting or bite.

FREE EVENT, BUT SPACE IS LIMITED!
Please RSVP to Penny Asherman - We will confirm your registration.
Email: asherman.penny@gmail.com

DIRECTIONS - PARKING:
Broad Cove Reserve - 179 Foreside Road, Cumberland Foreside, ME - Parking is Limited

Please carpool, walk or bike. Park in the parking lot on Beach Drive on the right near the entrance. Allow 15 minutes to walk down to the beach. We suggest wearing long sleeves and pants due to brown tail moth in the area.

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