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EKP at Sunview Lunchoenette, July 14

  The  ENGLISH KILLS PROJECT    will present a new talk and workshop at  Sunview Luncheonette  on July 14th, Thursday at 7pm. The  EKP    announces a new collaboration with the  Newtown Creek Alliance  to fabricate a floating bio-remediation experiment in English Kills. This new project is based on the NCA’s  Living Dock  in North Henry Street, Greenpoint. An  EKP    island wetland will test the viability of a hydroponic system with saltmarsh and ribbed mussels to English Kills.     The  EKP    talk includes time for participants to draw designs for constructed wetlands and public access on design templates. Attendees will   learn about the discovery of new mussel colonies and the existence of a natural spring in English Kills located in the Bushwick/East Williamsburg neighborhood.   Videos reveal egrets, ducks, geese, killifish, shrimp and mussel ecosystems that exist in the most polluted waterway in New York City  .    WHERE:    Sunview Luncheonette     221 Nassau Ave.    Greenpoint, Brooklyn, NY 11222     Google Map     HOW: G train to Nassau Ave., 9 blocks to corner of Henry Street    WHEN: Thursday, July 14th, 7pm    

The ENGLISH KILLS PROJECT will present a new talk and workshop at Sunview Luncheonette on July 14th, Thursday at 7pm. The EKP announces a new collaboration with the Newtown Creek Alliance to fabricate a floating bio-remediation experiment in English Kills. This new project is based on the NCA’s Living Dock in North Henry Street, Greenpoint. An EKP island wetland will test the viability of a hydroponic system with saltmarsh and ribbed mussels to English Kills.

The EKP talk includes time for participants to draw designs for constructed wetlands and public access on design templates. Attendees will learn about the discovery of new mussel colonies and the existence of a natural spring in English Kills located in the Bushwick/East Williamsburg neighborhood. Videos reveal egrets, ducks, geese, killifish, shrimp and mussel ecosystems that exist in the most polluted waterway in New York City.

WHERE: Sunview Luncheonette

221 Nassau Ave.

Greenpoint, Brooklyn, NY 11222

Google Map

HOW: G train to Nassau Ave., 9 blocks to corner of Henry Street

WHEN: Thursday, July 14th, 7pm