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Location: Forest Park (Queens) (opens in new tab)
Myrtle Ave., Union Turnpike, Park Lane South bet. Brooklyn-Queens County Line and Park Lane, Queens
Meeting Location: Metropolitan Avenue and Forest Park Drive
Description: Volunteer with the Stewardship Team and the Natural Areas Conservancy to protect forested areas in Forest Park! Volunteers will learn how to identify and safely remove invasive plants in order to help restore the forest and create a healthier ecosystem. They will also be installing trail blazes along the birding trail. Come dressed in sturdy boots or shoes, long pants, and clothing that can get dirty. Please bring your own water bottle for this event. Volunteers under 18 must be accompanied by a chaperone.
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