Official Website of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation
Location: Flushing Meadows Corona Park (Queens) (opens in new tab)
Grand Central Pkwy., Whitestone Exwy. bet. 111 St. and College Point Blvd., Park Drive E., Queens
Meeting Location: Southwest end of Meadow Lake, Parking Lot b/w Meadow Lake Trail & Meadow Lake Drive
Description: Join NYC Parks Stewardship as we restore wetlands in Flushing Meadows Corona Park! Volunteers will learn how to safely remove invasive phragmites plants from the Meadow Lake shoreline in order to help create a healthier ecosystem. Volunteers should dress in clothes that can get dirty and close-toed shoes. They are also encouraged to bring their own water bottles. Volunteers under 18 must be accompanied by a chaperone. Space is limited and registration is required.
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