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Slattery Park - House Sparrows in New York City Parks
If you look around Slattery Park, you will probably see house sparrows (Passer domesticus). This small, brown bird has a blac...

Soundview Park
In the 1830s the Ludlow family owned considerable property on Clason Point, including much of the site that woul...

Soundview Park - Osprey in New York City
Called the “Gateway to the Bronx River,” Soundview Park is situated where the Bronx River meets the East River. T...

Soundview Park - Salt Marshes in New York City Parks
Salt marshes play a critical role in the support of human life, acting as natural filtration systems by trapping pollutants th...

Southwest Playground
The land around Southwest Playground, as well as the adjacent Kingsbridge Green, was originally a freshwater marsh. Tibbett&r...

Space-Time Playground
"The central concept in the theory of relativity replaces earlier concepts of space and time as separate absolute entiti...

Split Rock
Split Rock is a glacial boulder, divided in half with a large crevice between the two pieces, and is an important part of the ...

Spuyten Duyvil Playground
Spuyten Duyvil Playground has the same name as the adjacent public school, the nearby creek, and a neighborhood in the northwe...

Spuyten Duyvil Shorefront Park
Spuyten Duyvil Shorefront Park was named in 1987 to describe the waterfront property in relation to its neighb...

St. James Park
Shortly after Parks acquired this site on September 13, 1897, the low, marshy land was graded with soil and ash and ...

St. Mary’s Park
St. Mary’s Park, one of the six original parks in the Bronx, spans the history of the borough from the settler era to ur...

St. Mary’s Park - Atlantic Flyway
The bald eagle, a national symbol of strength and freedom, was formerly listed as an endangered species. Although this majest...

St. Mary’s Recreation Center
St. Mary’s Recreation Center was the first indoor recreation facility to open in New York City. After World War II, Par...

Starlight Park
This park is located alongside the Sheridan Expressway. First conceived in 1941 by the New York City Planning Department, t...

Stars & Stripes Playground
John Philip Sousa (1854-1932), also known as the “March King”, enjoyed a lengthy career as a composer, bandmaster,...

Stebbins Playground
This playground honors Colonel Henry G. Stebbins (1811-1881), an important associate of Frederick Law Olmstead, co-designer of...

Stebbins Playground - House Sparrows in New York City Parks
If you look around Stebbins Playground, you will probably see house sparrows (Passer domesticus). This small, brown bird has ...

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