Jamaica Bay marshes

$7M to restore Jamaica Bay marshes
$7M to restore Jamaica Bay marshes
News Melissa Chan 1/24/2012 at 11:35AM

A $7 million grant will see more “green” in the Jamaica Bay marshes. The grant — provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, totaling $7,293,547.50 — will fund the restoration of approximately 50 acres of salt marshes at Yellow Bar Hassock, Senator Charles Schumer and Assemblymember Phillip Goldfeder announced recently. “From Broad Channel to [...]