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Pelham Bay Park

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Littleleaf LindenAt the War MemorialThere were once 588 maple and linden trees in the Norway Maple and Littleleaf Linden Grove at the Pelham Bay Park War Memorial. While only a couple of littleleaf lindens remain, the grove still serves as a memorial to all those who have fought in a war.More Details

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Raccoons in Pelham Bay Park have tested positive for canine distemper virus. Although the virus cannot be transmitted to humans, it may be transmitted to dogs. Keep your pets safe in the park.

Please avoid wildlife and make sure your pets have up-to-date distemper and rabies vaccines. We strongly recommend keeping your pet on a leash, especially during dawn and dusk.

Please call 311 or notify an on-site Parks employee if you see a sick or injured animal.

If you are bitten, wash the wound with soap and water immediately. Call your doctor to see if you need tetanus or rabies shots, and call 311 to report the bite.

The Health Department will continue to monitor this condition.


Anticipated Completion: Fall 2018

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