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It's My Park Day at Shoelace Park

Saturday, October 5, 2013

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.

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On It's My Park Day, volunteer with the Friends of Shoelace and the Bronx River Alliance to help plant bulbs and clean up in Shoelace Park. Volunteers should enter the park at 219th Street.

Location

219th Street Entrance in Bronx Park
Bronx
Directions to this location

Cost

Free | FREE

Event Organizer

Bronx River Alliance

Contact Number

(718) 430-4636

Contact Email

ju0202@aol.com

Categories

Volunteer, It's My Park Day

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Work is taking place on the Bronx River at East 182nd street in Bronx Park to install a specially-built passage to help fish swim upstream. The passage will establish a sustainable herring population on the river by providing access to freshwater spawning habitat. The project will also include a canoe portage, reconstruction of parts of the dam, fencing, a new picnic area and restoration of the surrounding ecosystem.
Anticipated Completion: Fall 2014

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