07/16 City of Water Day: Guided Salt Marsh Tour at Soundview Park

Date: 07/16/2022

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

Schedule:

Day of week Start time End time
Saturday 10:00 a.m. 12:00 p.m.

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