12/07 Conference House Park Green Neighborhood - Forest Restoration

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NYC Parks Stewardship Program

Cutting Back Weeds

Join NYC Parks Stewardship's monthly Green Neighborhood event in Conference House Park! Volunteers will learn how to identify and safely remove invasive plants in order to help create a healthier ecosystem. Come dressed in sturdy boots or shoes, long pants, and clothing that can get dirty. Volunteers are also encouraged to bring their own water bottles.

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About NYC Parks Stewardship Program

Location:

Queens Plaza South and 10th Street, Little Green Trailer, New York, NY 11101, US

Mission Statement

The Stewardship Program is a service program that recruits, trains, and supports volunteers for ecological projects across the city. You can help keep New York City’s forests, wetlands, and coastlines thriving. Join us to plant trees, shrubs, and grasses; remove harmful invasive exotic vegetation; care for street tree beds; and remove debris from our wetlands.

Description

What We Offer

You’ll be led by an experienced staff that provides all of the tools and equipment needed to properly care for our natural areas. Get hands-on, educational experience in some of the most beautiful and diverse habitats throughout NYC!

Who Should Volunteer

Our volunteer program is for anyone who loves nature. We can accommodate local organizations, individuals, corporations, "voluntourists," schools, universities and visiting service organizations. We welcome a wide range of experience levels, abilities, and group sizes.

WHEN

Sat Dec 07, 2019
09:30 AM - 12:00 PM  

WHERE

Conference House Park Vistor CenterSatterlee St & Hylan BlvdStaten Island, NY 10307

(40.50708,-74.24435)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • 2.5 Hours
  • Online registration is required. Volunteers under 18 must be accompanied by a chaperone.

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