2007-10-25 / Other News

2,000 Trees Planted In Brooklyn


More than 50 volunteers planted an estimated 2,000 trees at Four Sparrows Marsh, an area north of the Belt Parkway overpass on Flatbush Avenue just a few miles from Canarsie last Saturday, as part of the city's Million Trees NYCinitiative. Atotal of 10,000 trees were planted across the city at select Parks Department reforestation sites. Photos by Bennett Silverman
More than 50 volunteers planted an estimated 2,000 trees at Four Sparrows Marsh, an area north of the Belt Parkway overpass on Flatbush Avenue just a few miles from Canarsie last Saturday, as part of the city's Million Trees NYCinitiative. Atotal of 10,000 trees were planted across the city at select Parks Department reforestation sites. Photos by Bennett Silverman
Busy group of volunteers plants saplings
Busy group of volunteers plants saplings
Lincoln High School seniors get a "green"education
Lincoln High School seniors get a "green"education
High school volunteers (l. to r.)Jenny Liang, Annie Liang, Nancy Huang and Lucy Lin are ready to pitch in.
High school volunteers (l. to r.)Jenny Liang, Annie Liang, Nancy Huang and Lucy Lin are ready to pitch in.
Volunteer rakes weeds and debris in area where trees were planted earlier.
Volunteer rakes weeds and debris in area where trees were planted earlier.

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