2nd Annual Brooklyn Urban Anglers (BCUAA) Fishing Derby. Starts 12am Oct 1, Ends sundown Nov 21. Eligible Fish: striped bass and bluefish. Locations allowed: North Brooklyn Waterfront, defined as Red Hook to LIC. To learn more or to register for the Fishing Derby click here.
On 10/29 the New York Public Library hosted a mapping workshop focused on Newtown Creek. No technical expertise or previous experience with maps was needed. Participants learned how to use a mapping platform developed by NYPL that allows users to stretch historical maps over contemporary maps and trace maps into downloadable/feedable datasets. The maps generated […]
The Environmental Protection Agency has announced that it will use the resources, oversight, and enforcement power of the Federal Superfund Program to clean Newtown Creek in a comprehensive and coordinated manner – complementing efforts initiated by the Newtown Creek Alliance. NCA supports the EPA Superfund cleanup and expects that throughout the planning and remediation process […]