Category Archives: Nature

Pouch Camp – Phase II – 1 February 2013

Dear Members of the Committee,

We are in the process of setting up our next Committee meeting. It will be some time in February . . . keep you posted.

The Trust for Public Land has been working very hard to secure the necessary funding for the protection of Phase II of the camp.

As we still have the deadline of July of this year, it is imperative that we help in this effort by writing letters [preferred], sending emails, making phone calls, personal contacts, with our State elected officials and/or their staff.

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Volunteer Opportunities in the Greenbelt

The Greenbelt is located in the Heart of Staten Island with acres of natural areas, forests, parks and trails. We are looking for people, like you, who want to help keep the Greenbelt, natural and beautiful. There something for everyone!

Thursday, April 26, 2012: Race Prep for HRC, Assist staff with the assembly and distribution of race bags and shirts for the High Rock Challenge. Colony Hall, 460 Brielle Avenue, 3:00 pm.

Saturday, April 28, 2012: High Rock Challenge, 501 Brielle Avenue, SI NY 10314. 6:00am-3:00pm. Assist staff with race challenges, food distribution, and activities for the day.

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2012 Scouts in Parks Day

April 21, 2012

From 9am until 3pm We want to flood as many parks with as many scouts, scouters, family members as possible to help our communities.


Call 718-961-8483 or 212-788-8079 or email to register your group.

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Wolf Conservation Center

Is your TROOP ready to cry wolf!

My name is Maggie and I am the Managing Director of the Wolf Conservation Center (WCC). The WCC is headquartered in South Salem, New York and I would like to extend our education programming to your SCOUTS in the coming year. All of our educational programs are designed to conform to New York State Standards for Science Education and touch on a variety of disciplines from biology to history. Field tested throughout the northeast, our programs have received rave reviews everywhere we present them.

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