Official Website of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation
Location: Conference House Park (Staten Island) (opens in new tab)
Pittsville St., Hylan Blvd. Richard Ave., Staten Island
Meeting Location: Lenape Playground, Billop Street & Swinnerton Avenue
Description: Join NYC Parks Stewardship's monthly Green Neighborhood event in Conference House Park! Volunteers will learn how to install deer guards on young trees to protect them from the local deer population. Volunteers will be trained to identify which species of trees deer favor, how to identify browse, and how to properly install the guards onto the trees.This event is hosted in partnership with Council Member Joseph Borelli. Come dressed in boots, long pants, and clothing that can get dirty. Please bring your own water bottle to this event. Space is limited and registration is required. Volunteers under 18 must be accompanied by an adult chaperone.
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