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Flushing Meadows Corona Park - Wetland Restoration

Saturday, September 28, 2019

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.

Join NYC Parks Stewardship as we restore wetlands in Flushing Meadows Corona Park! Volunteers will learn how to safely remove invasive phragmites plants from the Meadow Lake shoreline in order to help create a healthier ecosystem.

Volunteers should dress in clothes that can get dirty and close-toed shoes. They are also encouraged to bring their own water bottles. Volunteers under 18 must be accompanied by a chaperone.

Please note: Space is limited and registration is required.

Location

Parking Lot at Meadow Lake in Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Southwest end between Meadow Lake trail and Meadow Lake Drive
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Stewardship Team

Contact Number

(718) 392-5232

Contact Email

malena.kovalevsky@parks.nyc.gov

Categories

Education, Nature, Volunteer

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Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

ParkFlushing Meadows Corona Park

Due to construction, the 111th Street Parking Lot (Henry Hudson Entrance) is closed as of May 28, 2019. Please view this project on our Capital Project Tracker page for the latest updates.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2020

MarinasWorld's Fair Marina

Due to a major planned reconstruction project, Pier 1 at the World's Fair Marina is currently closed. Limited transient dockage is available for smaller recreational vessels - please contact the Dockmasters office at 718-478-0480 or VHF Ch71 for more information. There is no dockage available for larger vessels or commercial vessels, including passenger pick-up and drop-off. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please check back with the World's Fair Marina in the future for updates.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2021

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