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Prospect Park Alliance. We take care of Brooklyn’s Backyard.
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Mitchell Silver Jun 4
As a Black man/head of an agency w/many Black Women/Men on staff, Mon., 6/1, I shared directly my personal anguish and support of our community & all who condemn racism, discrimination, injustice, violence & dehumanization. And, now I’m ready to share w/ you...enough is enough!
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Prospect Park Jun 4
We stand in solidarity with other NYC parks and open space organizations. As stewards of public spaces, we will speak out and fight back against hatred and bigotry in all of its forms.
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Prospect Park Jun 4
Visiting Prospect Park? Make sure to adhere to social distancing guidelines: > Wear a face covering > Maintain 6 feet of distance from others > Visit us during off peak hours Learn more: Photo courtesy of Richard Termine
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BlackAFinSTEM Jun 3
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Prospect Park Jun 3
If you see a turtle in a grassy or wooded area during this time of year, please do not touch or move it! It’s likely a pregnant turtle traveling to her inland egg-laying spot. Thank you to Instagram user paparazzipratt the excellent turtle photo!
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Prospect Park Jun 1
Today and everyday . Prospect Park Alliance stands in partnership and solidarity with the entire Black community.
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Prospect Park Jun 1
It’s ! Check out this post from via about being a Black birder in Prospect Park. Thank you, Chaz, for sharing your experiences!
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Prospect Park May 31
Today kicks off the inaugural , a celebration of Black bird lovers and diversity in outdoor recreation! Participate all week, May 31-June 5 on Instagram and Twitter, and follow .
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Prospect Park May 31
Please keep your dog leashed at all times and in all places, with the exception of off-leash hours: 5–9am + 9pm–1am at the Long Meadow (except ballfields), Nethermead and Peninsula Meadow. Learn more ways to be a caring park-goer at
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Prospect Park May 31
BROOKLYN: In partnership with NYC Census 2020, is giving away ten $1,000 gift cards to New Yorkers who complete the 2020 Census! These gift cards can be used on Seamless to buy meals from restaurants in NYC. Enter here:
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Prospect Park May 30
We need you—to become a member! Prospect Park has long been the place Brooklyn counts on for moments of reflection and renewal, but now more than ever, we invite you to support the park you know and love by becoming a member: C. Brittany Buongiorno
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Prospect Park May 29
Instagram user karlamiele, who captured this image, says, “Early morning walk to say hi to Prospect Park. What a wonderful oasis it is.” We agree. Happy !
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Prospect Park May 29
Prospect Park is ground zero in the fight to save the American Chestnut tree, a species whose numbers have been decimated by disease and logging. Read about one man's fight to save this species in the article.
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Prospect Park May 29
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City of New York May 26
Wearing a face covering shows others you care about their health and safety. It’s that simple.
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Prospect Park May 28
Your help needed: take a survey from the New School’s , available in both English + Spanish! Results from the survey will potentially help inform design and management of urban parks and open space in NYC to better meet communities' needs:
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Prospect Park May 27
A lot of considerate Prospect Park-goers are asking how they can help Prospect Park Alliance staff keep the park green and healthy. One of the easiest ways is by carrying your trash out of the park when you leave and disposing of it at home. If you choose to do this: thank you!
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Prospect Park May 27
. spotted a Virginia Rail in Prospect Park! Virginia Rails live in marshes and love to hunt down aquatic insects like beetles and dragonflies by foraging in the mud with their long beak. said this particular rail was “very skulky”
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Prospect Park May 27
Great news: is masked, gloved and back in Prospect Park! Pick up their Austin-style breakfast tacos at Grand Army Plaza Wednesday - Sunday mornings. Hours and info at
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Prospect Park May 27
Racism and hatred have no place in our parks. Prospect Park Alliance reaffirms the right of Black people—and people of all races and identities—to use and enjoy parks and open spaces without fear of harassment.
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