Reinstein Woods Fall Festival

Start Date: Sep 20, 2014 10:00 am
End Date: Sep 20, 2014 04:00 pm
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No registration required, though a $2 donation is requested at the door to offset costs of the festival.

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More details provided by visiting the DEC page here.

Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve is soaring into fall with their 14th annual Fall Festival. WNY PRISM will be just one of several organizations on hand that offer engaging activities, interactive exhibits, live animals, face painting and more. 

Prospect Park Alliance native plant introduction tour

Start Date: Sep 24, 2014 09:00 am
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This tour is limited to 20 people.

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Steven DiFalco

Join the Prospect Park Alliance to learn about the Alliance’s Natural Resources Crew and their work to introduce and sustain native plant species that benefit the Park’s ecosystem. The tour will be led by Steven DiFalco, the Alliance’s forest ecologist, who will identify invasive species that can disrupt this ecosystem. This tour is limited to 20 people.

Help Save New York Ash Tree!  Ash Seed Collection Workshop Series

Start Date: Oct 1, 2014 12:30 pm
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Please RSVP!  If you are interested in attending or would like more information, please contact Seed Collection Coordinator Clara Holmes at clara.holmes@parks.nyc.gov or 718-370-9044!  If you would like to attend a workshop but are not located near either of these workshops, contact Clara!  We are trying to schedule more!

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In Partnership with:

United State Forest Service

The Northeastern Area State and Private Forestry

The New York State Department of Conservation

The New York City Department of Parks and Recreation

Cornell University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Department of Natural Resources

In an effort to preserve the genetics of New York's diverse populations of Ash trees the Mid-Atlantic Regional Seed Bank is presenting workshops to teach land stewards how to collect ash seed.