Calvert Vaux Park Aquatic and Coastal Upland Habitat Restoration

  • Design
    100% complete
  • Procurement
    100% complete
  • Construction
    100% complete

This project will construct a 3.5-acre natural habitat for waterfowl by excavating existing fill material, re-grading steep slopes and creating inter-tidal zones. It will also include a new boat launch ramp, fencing, and plantings.

Project Timeline


Start Date: November 2001
Projected Completion Date: October 2002
Completion Date: January 2009


Start Date: January 2009
Projected Completion Date: October 2009
Completion Date: July 2011


Start Date: September 2011
Projected Completion Date: August 2012
Completion Date: August 2013

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Total Funding: $3,152,000
Funding Sources:
  • City Council
  • Mayoral
  • State


Calvert Vaux Park , Brooklyn
Shore Parkway near Bay 49th Street


Project Staff

Project Liaison: Davey Ives
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Last updated: 09/23/2022

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