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GCC Green Team
Gowanus Green Team Summer 2017
Are you a high school sophomore or junior? Would you like to work outdoors, explore the city, and get paid this summer?
-Be high school students entering their junior or senior year
Apprentices will participate in classroom learning and hands-on field training sessions, including field work with partner organizations. They will also go on field trips to learn about parks and restoration areas around NYC. Field work and class sessions will explore a range of environmental themes including Stormwater Management, Urban Forestry and Horticulture. The program will provide participants with physical skills, including gardening, infrastructure maintenance, and plant identification; social skills - including teamwork and communication; and knowledge about urban environmental issues facing Gowanus and other NYC neighborhoods.