Official Website of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation
Location: Alley Pond Park (Queens) (opens in new tab)
Little Neck Bay, L.I.E., Union Tpk, bet. Springfield Blvd, Douglaston Pkwy, Hanford St, Queens
Meeting Location: Alley Pond Golf center, 232-1 Northern Blvd, Queens, NY
Description: Volunteer with the Stewardship Team and help mulch young trees at Alley Pond Park! Mulching in urban forests can help protect young tree roots and help retain water in the soil. Volunteers will learn proper mulching techniques and mulch trees in a recently planted site. Be sure to wear clothes that can get dirty, boots or durable sneakers, and a water bottle. Volunteers under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
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