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Forest Crew

Sunday, June 29, 2014

10:30 a.m.1:00 p.m.

This event repeats every week on Sunday between 5/4/2014 and 11/2/2014.

Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.

The Highbridge Forest Crew works to remove invasive plants from the park and to care for recently planted native trees.

As part of the Forest Crew you will learn basic invasive and native plant identification, proper removal techniques and an overview of New York Restoration Project’s approach to urban reforestation. Anyone interested in forest ecology, invasive plant removal, and urban forests should join the Forest Crew in their work every Sunday morning.

New members must attend a training and orientation the first Sunday of every month.

Registration required.

Location

190th Street and Amsterdam Avenue in Highbridge Park Accessible
Manhattan
Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

New York Restoration Project

Contact Number

(917) 291-6436

Contact Email

volunteer@nyrp.org

Categories

Nature, Volunteer

Directions to Highbridge Park

Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

Recreation CentersHighbridge Recreation Center

In observance of Labor Day, on Monday, September 7, this Recreation Center is closed. It will reopen at its normal time on Tuesday, September 8.
Anticipated Completion: 09/07/2015

ParkHighbridge Park

The High Bridge will be open daily from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. In the coming months, visitors may notice crews completing a few remaining construction items on the bridge. The completion of these final touches will have a minimal impact on visitor experience.

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