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White Island Birding by Canoe

Saturday, June 28, 2014

12:00 p.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.

Few experiences compare with being on the open water in New York City.  Let the Urban Park Rangers guide you through Jamaica Bay on this bird watching adventure by water. All participants must be comfortable on the water and demonstrate basic canoe skills.  

Participants are chosen by lottery. To enter your name in the lottery, visit nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register on Wednesday, June 18.

Location

Salt Marsh Nature Center in Marine Park Accessible
East 33rd Street and Avenue U
Brooklyn
Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Urban Park Rangers

Contact Number

(718) 421-2021

Categories

Birding, Nature, Tours, 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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