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Forest Crew

Highbridge Park West 155 and Dyckman Streets, Edgecombe and Amsterdam Avenues, Manhattan, NY, United States

Forest Crew is open to community members who wish to drop in and volunteer on a weekly, bi-monthly and monthly basis. Priority registration will always…


Invasive Species Summit: Restoration and Long-Term Management

New York Botanical Garden 200 Kazimiroff Boulevard, Bronx, NY

Invasive species are a major threat to biodiversity worldwide, second only to habitat loss. In this enlightening summit in Ross Hall, five experts share their…


Hort Tour: Trees

Madison Square Park between Madison Ave and 23rd St., Manhattan , NY, United States

Learn more about the Park in our Hort Tours. From the lush gardens, to the towering tree canopy, each tour will have a specific focus, making…


PS 41 116 West 11th Street PS 41 116 West 11th Street, New York, New York, United States

Opening Remarks by Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer Closing Remarks by Council Member Corey Johnson Green roofs can be used as outdoor classrooms all year…


Annual Day after Thanksgiving Hike

Greenbelt Nature Center 700 Rockland Avenue at Brielle Avenue, Staten Island, NY, United States

Join the Greenbelt educators for our fourteenth annual day after Thanksgiving hike in the Greenbelt's serene woods. This hike will include a brief visit to…

Family Christmas Bird Count

Audubon Center at the Boathouse , Parkside Ave. bet. Flatbush Ave., Ocean Ave. and Prospect Park SW, Brooklyn , NY, United States

Blooming Naturalists of all ages can join a tradition more than 100 years in the making. Join Prospect Park Alliance in this nationwide bird census…

Living with White-Tailed Deer

Greenbelt Nature Center 700 Rockland Avenue at Brielle Avenue, Staten Island, NY, United States

Explore the Greenbelt with the Urban Park Rangers as they search for deer. Learn about deer ecology and behavior as you look for clues of deer…

World Wetlands Day at Seagirt Avenue Wetlands

Beach 6th Street and Seagirt Avenue Beach 6th St & Seagirt Ave, Queens, NY, United States

Join NYC Parks Stewardship as we celebrate World Wetlands Day! Urban wetlands provide a variety of benefits including improved water quality and storm water retention.…

Gardening Workshop: Healthy Compost

Greenbelt Nature Center 700 Rockland Avenue at Brielle Avenue, Staten Island, NY, United States

Learn several different methods to create and maintain a compost pile, which can serve as the foundation for healthy garden soil all year long. Please…

Nature On The Go!

Prospect Park Audubon Center 101 East Drive, New York, NY, United States

Join us at the Audubon Center where a naturalist will lead children and families through nearby trails where you can learn about the nature that is all…

Native Flora Garden at BBG

Native Flora Garden 990 Washington Avenue, Brooklyn, NY, United States

Late May is still a good time to view spring wildflowers in the Native Flora Garden at Brooklyn Botanic Garden. While many of the early…