Natural Resources Protective Association: Protecting the marine environment since 1977


Saturday, January 20, 2018 NRPA park cleanup of Graniteville Swamp Park from 9-12. Meet at 885 Morrow Street. Gloves, trash bags, refreshments provided, Community Service hours certified. For more information contact Jim Scarcella at click here for directions

Saturday, March 24, 2018 United by Blue and National Park Service  cleanup of the New York Bay at Fort Wadsworth on  from 10 AM – 1 PM.  Please help to clean up and restore the shore of the New York Bay at Fort Wadsworth!  After the cleanup, our friends at Luke’s Lobster will serve a delicious lunch to all volunteers!  Post-lunch, National Parks Service will offer a free tour of the Fort!  You can also check out our Facebook event here! To learn more or to register, please visit

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Meeting schedule for 2018

Meetings held 7:30 PM at the Blue Heron Nature Center, 222 Poillon Ave, Annadale.
January 2, 2018
February 6, 2018
March 6, 2018
April 3, 2018
May 1, 2018
June 5, 2018
No meeting in July
August 7, 2018
September 4, 2018
October 2, 2018
November to be announced
December 4, 2018 – Holiday Gathering