A newsboard for reporting bird sightings, happenings & announcements,miscellany in north Brooklyn and the 3 main central north Brooklyn green regions : historic Prospect Park, Brooklyn Botanic Garden & north half of Kings County, & Greenwood Cemetery.A service for Brooklyn birders and visitors. Also note: Conservation issues & miscellany posts.
Monday, February 26, 2018
Call for Volunteers for rebuilding coastal habitat in Coney Island
From: Bossio, Hannah (Parks) (Parks) <Hannah.Bossio@parks.nyc.gov> To: Undisclosed recipients:; Sent: Thu, Feb 22, 2018 3:45 pm Subject: NYC Parks Beach Grass Planting, March 10, 2018
Please join NYC Parks in planting beach grass to help to trap windblown sand. Beach grasses fibrous root system strengthens by keeping sand in place. Volunteers will plant beach grass in marked off areas on Coney Island. Please come dress in warm, comfortable clothes and sturdy shoes. Tools and gloves will be provided.
Date: March 10, 2018
Locations: Boardwalk and W.5th Street
Boardwalk and W.27th Street
Time: 10:00 am to 1:00pm
This event is rain or shine.
Pre-registration required. Please specify which location you are registering for in the subject of the email.