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The Conservancy can only continue working to turn the Gowanus Canal into a beautiful, historic, green recreational destination with your generous support.

EXPO Gowanus

Join us for our first Expo Gowanus on Thursday May 28 5:00PM-8:00PM at PS 32, a free event featuring Design, Stewardship, and Investigation projects. Click here to RSVP and "MORE" for additional information.

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2015 Garden and Compost Internship

The GCC is looking for hard working and independently-minded candidates to serve as interns to help maintain and organize volunteers to steward the Conservancy’s gardens, nursery and street trees.

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2015 Clean & Green Schedule

Celebrate six years of volunteer programs throughout the Gowanus. Join the Gowanus Canal Conservancy and hundreds of volunteers to make the Gowanus Canal and its watershed more open, clean, and alive.

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Community Design Fellowship Summer 2015

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Gowanus Canal Spring Walking Tours

Join us for a Gowanus Canal Walking tour and learn about the canal's history, ecosystem, Superfund, and Conservancy design-build projects.

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EXPO Gowanus

Expo Gowanus LogoJoin us on Thursday May 28 5:00PM-8:00PM, for our first annual EXPO Gowanus at PS 32, a free event featuring Design, Stewardship and Investigation projects that would beautify and enhance the health of the Gowanus Canal and Watershed.

Communities members, teachers and students will be inspired to take action and consider the ways we all can contribute to the health of the local environment.

To RSVP for this exciting event, click here and for a list of exhibitors, click here.

2015 Clean & Green Schedule

Clean and Green

Now in its sixth year, the Clean & Green Volunteer Program has grown to a network of over 1,315 volunteers, who contributed 3,685 hours in 2014. Join us to undertake creative, environmental stewardship projects to restore the ecological health of the Canal and its watershed. For more information, click here.

The Conservancy is excited to announce a 2015 Garden and Compost Internship as a part of the Clean & Green Volunter Program. For more details, click here.

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The Gowanus Canal Conservancy is an independent environmental 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization formed in 2006. More >