Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Boat tour

July 10, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

$25 – $40

Buffalo River Environmental History Boat Tour

Open to WNYSBR members and Non-Members (members at discounted cost). WNYSBR members can each buy one additional ticket for the member rate for a non-member business partner, family member or friend!

Please arrive 30 minutes prior to the tour.

Join WNYSBR, Erie County and Buffalo Niagara Waterkeeper for this Environmental History Boat Tour on the Buffalo River. We have chartered River Queen to take us on a tour on the river that caught fire in 1968 and was labeled biologically dead by the Environmental Protection Agency.

You will learn how a Rust Belt city can transform its waterways from polluted industrial resources to fishable, swimmable, kayakable lifestyle amenities. Our speakers from Erie County and Buffalo Niagara Waterkeeper will present the challenges of the past, present and future for the river, and how your business can get involved and contribute to positive change!

Limited to 45 people. Pre-register by July 8th! Your ticket includes our 1.5 hour expert guided boat tour and appetizers. 


July 10, 2019
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
$25 – $40


Erie County
Buffalo Niagara Waterkeeper


One Naval Park Cove
44 Prime Street
Buffalo, NY 14202
+ Google Map