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4th Graders for Oyster Sanity

Becky Blumenthal’s fourth grade class at the Berkeley Carroll School in Brooklyn doesn’t just restore oysters– thanks to Blumenthal’s blend of civic and environmental instruction, they’re alert to policy issues that affect oyster restoration throughout the region. In particular, they have been learning about New Jersey’s restrictions on oyster restoration.  These students know from their […]

A Gift of Adventure that Gives Back

This holiday season, give the gift of travel while giving back to support BOP and help restore New York Harbor.  Thanks to our generous friends at Lindblad Expeditions, you and a friend (or your favorite traveler) can enjoy the expedition of a lifetime to the Galápagos— the “Best islands in the World” as voted by readers of Travel […]

Welding Program Log

  October 8: Today we introduced some newcomers into the program by teaching and showing them how to weld for the first time. I also filled out paper work for my internship. –Awa Sylla. Today we learned how to arc weld, and to know what equipment to use when doing so. –Evan Baerga   October […]