STAMFORD - SoundWaters in Stamford is scheduled to offer canoe tours to the public starting Saturday, July 5.

Paddlers 8 years old and up can join the tours every Saturday through the end of August at Holly Pond in Cove Island Park.

The tours start with a safety course, and cost $20 for 1 ½ hours on the water.

Organizers say customers will have a chance to see interesting wildlife, including the egret bird.