A garden oasis and cultural center overlooking the Hudson River

“Los Tremendos” Action Figures

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Forest Project Summer Collaborative interns Lidia and Jean, part of the crew working in the northwestern edge of the Herbert & Hyonja Abrons Woodland at Wave Hill, report on week three of the internship. Buenos Dias! Lidia and Jean here,…

A Day in the Life of Forest Project XXXII’s Terminating Platanos

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Forest Project Summer Collaborative interns Dyaami and General, part of the crew working in the southern tip of the Herbert & Hyonja Abrons Woodland at Wave Hill, report on week two of the internship. Greetings from Wave Hill!!  Welcome to…

Forest Project XXXII Launches Tomorrow!

Forest Project Program Coordinator Greg Haber, himself a former crew leader, reports on preparations for the inauguration of the 32nd season of Forest Project Summer Collaborative June 28.  Parents’ Night was yesterday, about as official a starting point as you…

Trail Work

Forest Project Summer Collaborative intern bloggers Lidia, a high school 11th grader, and John, a high school senior, provide a primer on trail work. This week the crews focused on trail work. What is trail work, you might ask? Mainly it consists…

Forest Project Summer Collaborative 2011

Every year since the inception in 1980 of Wave Hill’s Forest Project Summer Collaborative, one of the nation’s longest running youth development internships focusing on urban ecology, Bronx-area high school students have participated in urban woodland restoration projects while learning…