NRPA

Natural Resources Protective Association: Protecting the marine environment since 1977

Recent News

  • The NYC Department of Transportation would like to warmly invite you to attend an upcoming community workshop to plan the future of the Jamaica Bay Greenway. Following a brief presentation, participants will have the opportunity to ask and answer questions about potential Greenway improvements in an interactive, small-group setting. Light refreshments provided.

    Canarsie / Spring Creek Workshop
    When: Tuesday September 30th, 6:30 pm
    Where: Canarsie Ascend Charter High School,
    9719 Flatlands Ave, Canarsie, NY 11236
    RSVP (optional) here

    Howard Beach / Ozone Park Workshop
    When: Tuesday October 7th, 6:30 pm
    Where: Old Mill Yacht Club,
    16315 Cross Bay Blvd, Queens, NY 11414
    RSVP (optional) here

    Rockaways / Broad Channel Workshop
    When: Thursday October 16th, 6:30 pm
    Where: Scholars’ Academy
    320 Beach 104th St, Rockaway Park, NY 11694
    RSVP (optional) here

    Marine Park / Sheepshead Bay Workshop
    When: Wednesday October 22nd, 6:30 pm
    Where: Carmine Carro Community Center
    3000 Fillmore Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11234

    RSVP (optional) here

  • The New York City Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) is hosting a wetland tour in Staten Island on September 19th, see the attached link: http://aslany.org/event/wetland-systems-urban-landscapes-design-considerations-lessons-learned/
  • American Littoral Society – Northeast Chapter 29th Annual New York State Beach Cleanup with Protectors of the Pine Oak Woods – Saturday, Sept 20th Sharrot Ave fishing pier, Lemon Creek Park, Community service hours certified, gloves, bags, refreshments provided
  • Next NRPA monthly meeting Tuesday, Oct 7th at the Blue Heron Nature Center
  • October It’s My Park Day – Saturday, Oct 18th – Conference House Park/Page Ave. cleanup – 9 AM- 12 noon, Community service hours certified, gloves, bags, refreshments provided