Upcoming Programs

Upcoming Watershed Events & Opportunities

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Nine Mile Estuary Hike with Dr. Roy Larick

June 23 2-4pm

Join Dr. Roy Larick for an educational hike through 40 natural acres at the head of the Nine Mile Creek estuary. Hikers will see three historic levels of ravine cutting, a highly evolved beech forest, and a 15-acre invasive-control plot maintained by Enviroscience, Inc

Hikers will meet at 12522 Lakeshore Blvd., Bratenahl, OH in a garage area across the street from the historic Gwinn estate. Overflow parking will be on Coit Road. Advance registration is required. There is a $5 fee, which is payable by cash or check at the beginning of the hike. Registration will be available on our homepage at doanbrookpartnership.org OR by contacting Andrew at 216-325-7781 or klooster@doanbrookpartnership.org.

17th Annual Family Fishing Day

July 14 9am-2pm

Doan Brook Watershed Partnership is pleased to invite Northeast Ohio residents to our 17th Annual Family Fishing Day! Enjoy a day of free fishing and outdoor activities with friends and family at University Circle’s historic Rockefeller Park Lagoon on Saturday, July 14, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Family members of all ages will learn how to cast, tie knots, and fish for bluegill, bass, and catfish in the stocked lagoon with provided bait and tackle. Participants will also have the opportunity to learn how to handle and identify native Ohio fish, look at local aquatic life under a microscope, enjoy a variety of arts and crafts,  and fill up with a free hot dog lunch.

Fishing rods and equipment will be available for children who do not have their own, but registration is a must. Participants should bring a cooler and ice if they plan to keep their catches.

Advanced registration required: registration is available online at www.doanbrookpartnership.org OR contact Andrew at 216-325-7781 or klooster@doanbrookpartnership.org. Free parking is available in the adjacent VA Hospital Garage, 10701 East Blvd., Cleveland, Ohio 44106.

Family Fishing Day Sponsors:

The City of Cleveland, Cleveland Metroparks, Cleveland Water, Cleveland Water Pollution Control, Cuyahoga Arts and Culture, Famicos Foundation, Holden Parks Trust, Nature Center at Shaker Lakes, North Coast Black Bass Angler’s Association, Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District (NEORSD), Ohio Department of Natural Resources, and University Circle, Inc.