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Gowanus Canal Conservancy

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Contribute to Gowanus community composting efforts by attending our weekly compost build! Volunteers sift and bag compost.

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About Gowanus Canal Conservancy


543 Union St, Suite 1E, BROOKLYN, NY 11215, US

Mission Statement

Gowanus Canal Conservancy advocates and cares for ecologically sustainable parks and public spaces in the Gowanus lowlands while empowering a community of stewards. We envision a Gowanus Canal and surrounding urban environment that is clean, resilient, diverse and alive.


Gowanus Canal Conservancy is dedicated to facilitating the development of a resilient, vibrant, open space network centered on the Gowanus Canal through activating and empowering community stewardship of the Gowanus Watershed. Since 2006, we have served as the environmental steward for the neighborhood through leading grassroots volunteer projects; educating students on environmental issues; and working with agencies, elected officials, and the community to advocate for, build, and maintain innovative green infrastructure around the Gowanus Canal.



Wed Jun 23, 2021
09:30 AM - 12:30 PM  


2 2nd AveBrooklyn, NY 11215



  • Environmental Policy
  • Environmental Education
  • Farming
  • Gardening
  • Habitat Restoration
  • Environmental Science


  • Teens
  • People 55+


  • Must be at least 14
  • 3 hours
  • Must be at least 14 years old. If younger than 14, must be accompanied by an adult.

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