NRPA

Natural Resources Protective Association: Protecting the marine environment since 1977

Recent News

  • Due to a death in the family of Jim Scarcella, we will not be meeting as schedule for August 4th. We will resume our meeting schedule in September. Our condolences to the Scarcella family.
  • Tuesday, September 1, 2015 at 7:30 PM – NRPA monthly meeting at Blue Heron Park Nature Center
  • Sunday September 13, 2015 from 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM Bay Terrace Improvement Group celebrate Gateway Great Kills Park. Meet at the Beachfront, bring something to share. Info call Ron Abberante, 917-923-1128
  • Sat September 19, 2015 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM International Beach Clean Up day at Lemon Creek Park, Princes Bay. Meet at Seguine Avenue. Gloves, trash bags, refreshments provided. Community Service hours certified. Info: Jim Scarcella 718-873-4291
  • Sunday, September 20, 2015 from 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM – Protectors of Pine Oak Woods celebrating 40 years honoring the conservation work of Ellen Pratt. Meet at the Statten, Forest Ave. Tickets are $70 per person. Info Elaine Croteau – 718-698-6056
  • Tuesday, October 6, 2015 at 7:30 PM – NRPA monthly meeting at Blue Heron Park Nature Center
  • Saturday, October 10, 2015 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM – It’s My Park Day Beach cleanup at Oakwood Beach. Meet at the bottom of Kissam Ave. Gloves, bags, refreshments provided. Community service hours certified
  • Saturday, October 17, 2015 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM – It’s My Park Day celebration at New Dorp Beach Park. Gloves, bags, refreshments provided. Community service hours certified.
  • Tuesday, November 3, 2015 at 7:30 PM – NRPA monthly meeting at Blue Heron Park Nature Center. Help us plan the Holidays Gathering in December
  • Tuesday, December 1, 2015 at 7:30 PM – NRPA Annual Holiday Gathering, fine food, great people, refreshing beverage and desserts
  • Friday, January 1, 2016 from 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM – Environmental and Civics 26th Annual New Year’s Day Beach Walk at Gateway NRA, Great Kills. Renew tradition or start a new, join us for invigorating way to start the New Year. Bring a beverage or snack to share. Info Jim 718-873-4291, Cliff 718-313-8591