American Wetlands Month Activities 2018

The following list of activities for American Wetlands Month (AWM) was compiled from various sources for your use and enjoyment by the Association of State Wetland Managers (ASWM). Spread the word about the wonder of wetlands!

ASWM will be celebrating AWM with daily fun postings on its Facebook page Monday-Friday throughout the month.  Fun little tidbits will include interactive puzzles, interesting and strange facts about wetlands, wetlands in literature and film, popular wetland webinars, and great ideas for ways you can celebrate American Wetlands month at work and at home. To join the fun, tune in daily to the ASWM Facebook page here!

Wetland Events
(Please check back as more events will be added.)

American Wetlands Month and Photo Contest
The Wetlands Conservancy
Information can be found here.

Wetlands Festival
Wildwood Park
April 28, 2018
Harrisburg, PA
Information can be found here.

2018 Wetland Treasures of the Carolina
Carolina Wetlands Association
Various dates in May
Information can be found here.

MudBug Festival & Fun Run
John Bunker Sands Wetland Center
May 5, 2018
Combine, TX
Information can be found here.

Friends of Ladd Marsh Bird Festival
May 18-20, 2018
La Grande, OR
Information can be found here.

Discovery Days – Wetland Walk
Cleveland Metro Parks
May 30, 2018
Cuyahoga Heights, OH
Information can be found here.

Fall Migration Festival
Wetlands Institute
Saturday, September 22, 2018 – 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Stone Harbor, NJ
Information can be found here.

Annual Wildbird Recovery: Fall Migration Festival
September 23, 2018 – 12:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Valencia, PA
Information can be found here.

Voice of the Wetlands Festival
October 12-14, 2018
Houoma, LA
Information can be found here.

Other Information

Wetlands of Distinction
Society of Wetland Scientists

Find a Wetland Near You
U.S Fish and Wildlife National Wildlife Refuge System

Colorado Wetlands Mobile App