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EXPO Gowanus 2017

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2017 Clean & Green Schedule

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The Gowanus Canal Conservancy Clean and Green Program is a volunteer-based program that meets on Saturdays or Sundays from March to November to make the canal and its watershed more open, clean, and alive. For more information and upcoming dates, please click here.

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Spring 2017 Street Tree & Garden Internship

2016 Interns

[Edit 3/7/17: This position has been filled. Please look out for Summer Internship opportunities!]

We are looking for hard working and independent interns to assist with garden, nursery, and street tree maintenance. They will spend the majority of their time outdoors, performing physical work at the Conservancy’s Native Plant Nursery and green spaces throughout the watershed. Interns will additionally coordinate volunteers through the Clean & Green Volunteer Program. Interns will be accepted on a rolling basis.

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