NYC Resources311Office of the Mayor
  

It's My Park

Piping Plovers at Rockaway Beach

Season 2, Summer 2006

in order to protect this threatened species, native to the New York area, sections of Rockaway Beach are closed to pedestrians during the spring and summer when the birds are nesting.

This video contains closed captions. To activate them, please click the CC button in the player’s control bar.

Related Parks

Rockaway Beach Boardwalk

It's My Park airs on NYC life (Channel 25) on Saturdays at 9:30 a.m. and Mondays at noon

Was this information helpful?