NRPA

Natural Resources Protective Association: Protecting the marine environment since 1977


Events

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Saturday, September 21, 2019 – NRPA beach cleanup at Lemon Creek Park at Sharrott Avenue with the Protectors of Pine Oak Woods from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM.  Gloves, bags and refreshments provided.  Community service hours certified.  For more info: Jim Scarcella 718-873-4291 click here for directions

Sunday, September 22, 2019 – NRPA beach cleanup with NYU Wallerstein at Alice Austen House from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Gloves, bags and refreshments provided.  Community service hours certified.  For more info: Jim Scarcella 718-873-4291 click here for directions

Saturday, September 28, 2019 – NRPA beach cleanup at Cedar Grove Beach from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM.  Meet at Cedar Grove Avenue and Ebbits Street in New Dorp. Gloves, bags and refreshments provided.  Community service hours certified.  For more info: Jim Scarcella 718-873-4291 click here for directions

Saturday, October 5, 2019 – Beach cleanup at Lemon Creek Park at Seguine Avenue with Councilman Borelli and NYC H2O from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM.  Gloves, bags and refreshments provided.  Community service hours from NYC H2O. For more info contact Councilman Borelli’s office or NYC H2O click here for directions

Saturday, October 12, 2019 – NRPA beach cleanup at Oakwood Beach at Tarlton Avenue. Discover the beach before the construction of the East Shore Seawall. Community service hours certified.  For more info: Jim Scarcella 718-873-4291 click here for directions

Thursday, October 17, 2019 – NRPA-COA Student Summit for Marine Ecology at Great Kills Park.  Volunteer helpers needed. Please contact Tony Rose 917-604-5581

Saturday, October 26, 2019 – NRPA beach cleanup at New Dorp Beach from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM.  Meet at the foot of New Dorp Lane. Gloves, bags and refreshments provided.  Community service hours certified.  For more info: Jim Scarcella 718-873-4291 click here for directions

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 – Holiday gathering at the Blue Heron Nature Center 7:30 PM click here for directions

Meeting schedule for 2019

Meeting location at the Regina M. McGinn, MD Medical Education Center at Staten Island University Hospital 2nd floor, 475 Seaview Ave, Staten Island, NY 10305. Please use the entrance with the awning between the main entrance and the Emergency Room.

January 8, 2019
February 5, 2019
March 5, 2019
April 2, 2019
May 7, 2019
June 4, 2019
No meeting in July
August 6, 2019
September 3, 2019
October 3, 2019
No meeting in November
December 3, 2019 – Holiday Gathering