A couple of exciting events coming up in the next week.
SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 27:
Brooklyn Bridge Park is having a "Bird Blitz" this Sunday from 8 AM for a few hours and meets at the Pier 1 entrance at Old Fulton and Furman Streets. We will be covering these areas:
Bioswale (near Jane's Carrousel) in Empire Fulton Ferry Park
West and East meadows (near St. Anne's Warehouse) in Empire Fulton Ferry Park
Path on top of Harbor View Lawn in Pier 1
Wetlands area in Pier 1
Berm between Pier 3/4
Exploratory Marsh in Pier 6
Wild flower field in Pier 6 (maybe, if access is permitted)
Please write Rob Bate at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to attend. The Brooklyn Bridge Parks Conservancy will supply water and snacks. Hope to see you there.
TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 29th: BBC Monthly Meeting, 7 p.m.
Ecology of the Gowanus Canal and Watershed
Presenter: Andrea Parker, Executive Director of the Gowanus Canal Conservancy. She will discuss the complex urban ecology of Brooklyn's Gowanus Canal and watershed.
Location: Brooklyn Public Library Central Branch at Grand Army Plaza
For full details please visit: http://www.brooklynbirdclub.org/meetings.htm