Earth Day Celebration
Sunday, April 22, 2018
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
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Join Prospect Park Alliance at the Audubon Center for our annual Earth Day celebration. Enjoy activities from the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC), Urban Park Rangers, NYC Parks Wildlife Unit, NYS Sanitation and Prospect Park Alliance Natural Resource Team.
- Fishing Lessons, 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Enjoy this fun introduction to catch-and-release fishing. The Department of Environmental Conservation’s Bureau of Fisheries (DEC) and Alliance naturalists will teach participants the basics for fishing in Prospect Park Lake. Bait, tackle, instruction, and fishing license will be provided.
- Raptors at the Boathouse, 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Get up-close and see real birds of prey such as owls, hawks and other raptors. Wildlife specialists will showcase a variety of live bird specimen and will be able to answer all your questions about these amazing creatures. This is an ongoing 2 hour program, no reservation needed.