Kingsland Wildflowers is a Greenpoint Community Environmental Fund (GCEF) project committed to expanding natural habitat and green corridors for bird and wildlife populations. The vision, conceived through partnerships with local businesses, community voices and wildlife experts, will provide Greenpoint with living and growing infrastructure to support native New York City wildlife and educational programming focused on sustainable conservation practices and wildlife protection.
Earth Day and 2017 Season Kick-Off!
MY YARD IS “FOR THE BIRDS”: THE THINGS BIRDS LOOK FOR IN URBAN AND SUBURBAN YARDS, AND WHY THEY NEED TO BE THERE by Joyann Cirigliano
Saturday, April 22nd, 1-3pm
Please join us at the Kingsland Wildflowers Roof and Community Space in Greenpoint for a presentation by Joyann Cirigliano, president and Atlantic Flyway projects coordinator at Four Harbors Audubon Society. Learn about the importance of backyard gardens for birds, and the ways in which utilizing native plants in landscape design will attract these feathered friends.
Refreshments will be provided.
The lecture will be followed by a tour of the Kingsland Wildflowers roof.
Projects & Progress
Learn about the construction process and the project timeline.
Funding provided by the Office of the New York State Attorney General and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation through the Greenpoint Community Environmental Fund.