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Navigator Registration: Marine Park - May 18, June 8, & Aug. 24

Saturday, May 18, 2013

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.

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

By becoming a NAVigator, you can help young trees grow into healthy forests. NAVigators are needed to help weed and monitor new reforestation plantings, and will be trained in invasive weed identification and removal techniques. NAVigators must attend 3 training sessions and commit to volunteer 12 hours over the summer in weeding reforestation sites. All training and tools are provided by NYC Parks.

Come dressed in sturdy boots or shoes, long pants and clothing that can get dirty. Please meet your NAV Tech lead at Gerritsen Avenue & Channel Avenue. Space is limited. Registration Is Required For This Event.

Location

Gerritsen and Channel Avenues in Marine Park
Brooklyn
Directions to this location

Location Details:
Please meet your NAV Tech lead at Gerritsen Avenue & Channel Avenue

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Natural Areas Volunteers

Contact Number

(212) 360-3317

Contact Email

nav@parks.nyc.gov

Categories

Volunteer

Directions to Marine Park

Know Before You Go

PlaygroundsSeba Playground

Seba Playground will be closed to reconstruct the current Seba Tot Lot into a playground for children of all ages. The new design will enlarge the toddler area by adding a custom spray shower, seating, and two new tot play units. Additional play spaces will also be added for 5 to 12 year olds, and will include a large accessible play unit, a second spray shower and seating area. These two play areas will be joined by 15 additional swings for both age groups. The site will also feature an accessible drinking fountain, attractive plantings, and a bicycle rack.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2014

Marine Park Weather

  • Sat
    Sunny
    66°F
  • Sun
    Sunny
    56°F
  • Mon
    Mostly Sunny
    61°F
  • Tue
    Partly Sunny
    62°F

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