Gallery: EPA Grant Will Help Protect New York’s Salt Marshes

New York City’s tidal wetlands will soon be getting some much-needed attention thanks to a Wetlands Program Development Grant from the Environmental Protection Agency. The funds will allow researchers to study the effects of climate change and rising sea levels on area wetlands in the city’s parks. Led by NYC Parks’ Natural Resources Group (NRG), the study will help address issues related to climate change and help restore and protect acres of salt marshes across the five boroughs.

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