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New York City’s Threatened and Endangered Shore Birds

Saturday, August 17, 2013

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.

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

New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife.  From falcons and salamanders, to deer and seals, wildlife viewing opportunities exist year-round in all of our parks and beaches.  Wildlife viewing is a perfect activity for any age.  Today wildlife viewing is recognized as one of the nation’s fastest growing activities.  Our Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in New York City.

Our Exploration series focuses on unique wildlife viewing opportunities during particular seasons.  

Space is limited.  To register, visit www.nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register on Wednesday, August 7. 

Location

Beach 50th Street in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk
Queens
Directions to this location

Location Details:
Meet at Beach 50 and the Boardwalk.

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Urban Park Rangers

Contact Number

(718) 421-2021

Categories

Birding, Education, Nature, Waterfront

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Directions to Jamaica Bay and the Rockaways

Know Before You Go

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

BeachesRockaway Beach and Boardwalk

Due to construction, Beach 118th - Beach 126th Streets are closed to swimming until July. Beaches are fully open at Beach 86th Street, Beach 97th Street, Beach 106th Street, and Beach 112th - Beach 117th Streets.
Anticipated Completion: Summer 2016

Tennis CourtsMarine Park

Marine Park's tennis courts will be closed for the season due to construction.

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