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Public Volunteer Stewardship: Spring Weekends

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Gowanus Canal Conservancy

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Volunteers will steward street trees and tend to Greenspace on 4th's native perennial garden. We will meet at Green Space on 4th, 207 4th Ave, Brooklyn, NY, 11217.

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About Gowanus Canal Conservancy

Location:

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.

Description

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.

Community
Environment

WHEN

Sat Apr 24, 2021
10:00 AM - 01:00 PM  

WHERE

Greenspace on 4th207 4th AvenueBrooklyn, NY 11217

(40.67767,-73.98237)
 

SKILLS

  • Environmental Education
  • Botany
  • Gardening
  • Horticulture
  • Networking
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 14
  • 3 hours
  • Volunteers must be 14 years old to attend the event. If under 14 years, volunteer must be accompanied by an adult.

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