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Jamaica Bay and the Rockaways

It's My Park: Piping Plovers at Rockaway Beach

 

 Piping Plovers, an endangered species of shorebird, lay their eggs, hatch and fledge at a section of Rockaway Beach reserved just for them which is protected by the Urban Park Rangers. 

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Tennis CourtsMarine Park

Marine Park's tennis courts will be closed for the season due to construction.

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