Martin Luther King Jr. Regional Shoreline

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Martin Luther King Jr. Regional Shoreline
200 Swan Way
Oakland, CA 94601
888-327-2757
http://www.ebparks.org/parks/martinlking
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Next to the commercial bustle of Oakland International Airport is a 741-acre park leased from the Port of Oakland, protecting the remainder of a once-extensive marshland at San Leandro Bay. At the intersection of Doolittle Drive and Swan Way is the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Grove, completed with community support and dedicated in 1993. The grove consists of a group of trees surrounding a grassy glade. There is also a brick wall inscribed with donors’ names. The 50-acre Arrowhead Marsh is a stopover on the Pacific Flyway and is part of the Western Hemisphere Shorebird Reserve Network–dogs must be on-leash at all times.

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