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New York City’s Threatened and Endangered Shore Birds

Saturday, July 13, 2013

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.

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

Did you know that the Urban Park Rangers manage an endangered species nesting area here in NYC? Learn all about our efforts to conserve the Piping Plover and other rare shorebirds.  Space is limited.  To register, visit www.nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register on Wednesday, July 3. 

Location

Rockaway Beach & Boardwalk in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk Accessible
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Urban Park Rangers

Contact Number

(718) 846-2731

Categories

Birding, Nature, Waterfront

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Piping plovers are back at Rockaway Beach to nest through summer! It is important to share the beach with these NYS endangered shorebirds. To help keep the piping plovers and their nesting areas safe, the beach and shoreline from Beach 36th Street to Beach 57th Street is closed to the public.

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