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The Oso Bay Wetlands Preserve & Learning Center is owned and operated by the City of Corpus Christi Parks & Recreation Department.


Help Us 'Heart Your Park' by Volunteering 

We're partnering with the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) and CITGO to host these events.

February 9, 2019, event!
This event will celebrate National Public Lands Day, Texas Arbor Day, and Texas’ Winter Adopt-A-Beach. On February 9, from 9 am to 12 pm, we will be cleaning up Hans & Pat Suter Wildlife Refuge (map) as our 3rd 'Heart Your Park' Opportunity! Our volunteer team for this event is full. Thank you so much!

 Register today for the March 9, 2019, event!
On March 9, from 9 am to 12 pm, we will update plantings at the Oso Bay Wetlands Preserve & Learning Center (map) as our 4th and final 'Heart Your Park' Opportunity! Get out of the house and get to know some new people in the community by working with us to share how you love your parks. For more information, contact Sara Jose. Registered volunteers will receive a t-shirt and lunch. ► Sign up under "Oso Bay Wetlands Preserve, click on ‘Special Events.’ 


Pollinator Playscape is Now Open at the Preserve

Come and check out this new play and hands-on educational feature! On July 13, 2018, we officially opened the new Pollinator Playscape! This sensory garden project includes a water feature, pollinator plants, benches, hopscotch, a barefoot path, log hops and more. ►  Read the news release for more details. ► Slideshow 


Sara Jose, Preserve Manager at the Oso Bay Wetlands Preserve

Phone: (361) 826-3432