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Coney Island Beach Grass Planting at West 5th Street

Saturday, March 10, 2018

9:30 a.m.1:00 p.m.

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The roots of beach grasses help strengthen and protect our beaches by keeping sand in place. Join NYC Parks in planting beach grass to help trap windblown sand.

Volunteers will plant beach grass in marked off areas on Coney Island. Please come dressed in warm, comfortable clothes and sturdy shoes. Tools and gloves will be provided.

Arrive at 9:30 a.m. to sign in and receive your supplies.

Please RSVP by emailing:


Boardwalk and West 5th Street in  Accessible
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(718) 965-8976

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