Official Website of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation
Location: Soundview Park (Bronx) (opens in new tab)
Bronx River, Bronx River Ave. bet. Lafayette Ave., Surf Dr. , Bronx
Meeting Location: Meeting at Leland Ave and O'Brien Ave
Description: Join the NYC Parks Stewardship team and Professional Wetland Scientists on a guided walk of Soundview Park and its neighboring wetlands. This walk and tour will highlight previous restoration work at Soundview Park and preview an upcoming restoration site still in the design phase. Volunteers will learn about the value of wetlands for urban areas as well as the challenges critical salt marshes face due to climate change. Participants will also learn how they can get involved in ongoing volunteer opportunities and take part in a wetland clean-up at the end of the tour. Please wear sturdy, comfortable shoes and be prepared to be outdoors
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