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MillionTreesNYC Building Up Young Forests Presented by the NY/NJ Super Bowl Host Committee and the NFL

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.

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New trees were planted last spring at sites across all five boros. Just as important to planting trees is ensuring their long-term health and survival through stewardship. During October 8 – 16, volunteers, with the support of the NY/NJ Super Bowl Host Committee and the NFL, will come out to all five boroughs and help take care of their neighborhood’s newest green asset—their growing forest. Volunteers will pull weeds, remove invasive vegetation, add mulch, and clean-up any litter. The stewardship activities will culminate in the largest planting in one site to date on Saturday October 19, 2013 with 20,000 trees and 5,000 shrubs planted at Rockaway Community Park.

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Location

West 173 Street and Amsterdam Avenue in Highbridge Park Accessible
Manhattan
Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

MillionTreesNYC

Contact Email

rsvp@milliontreesnyc.org

Categories

Volunteer

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Highbridge Park Weather

  • Mon
    Snow
    26°F
  • Tue
    Heavy Snow
    24°F
  • Wed
    Blustery
    28°F
  • Thu
    Partly Sunny
    33°F

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