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Posts Tagged ‘habitat restoration’

Vision Unveiled For “Mosaic Of Habitats” In The New York/New Jersey Estuary

In Bronx, Brooklyn, Dive In, Manhattan, Natural Waterfront, Queens, Region, Staten Island on December 8, 2009 at 8:03 pm

While underway aboard the U.S. Army Corps of Engineer’s vessel Hayward, the Army Corps hosted a group of waterfront leaders, including congressional representatives and other key-decision makers from over 20 organizations, during a New York & New Jersey Harbor inspection that included traveling up the Hudson River. Read the rest of this entry »

Restoring oyster habitat to the Raritan Estuary

In Dive In, Natural Waterfront, Region on September 27, 2009 at 12:50 am

More than 100 years ago, the harbor, an arm of the Raritan Bay, was abundant with oysters. Read the rest of this entry »

A Wooded Prairie Springs From a Site Once Piled High With Garbage

In Brooklyn, Go Coastal, Natural Waterfront, Public Waterfront on September 8, 2009 at 1:55 pm

 South of the Belt Parkway near Exit 15 in Brooklyn, approaching Kennedy International Airport, an unassuming hill slopes upward, dotted with small, scraggly trees and bushes. Read the rest of this entry »