2016 - 2017 Accomplishments

 

Education

- Sponsored

  • Scales & Slime: Reptiles and Amphibians

  • Invertebrates: No Backbone, No Problem!

  • Wildlife in Winter

  • Murtha Concert

 

Recreation

- Hosted & Funded

  • 4 Summer Concerts

  • A Children's Concert

  • 4th Annual Employee Holiday Luncheon

- Participated in

  • Experience the Sound - hosted a Greenwich Point Art Show

- Sponsored & Funded the 19th year of Safe Roads

 

Communications

- Produced 4 informative newsletters

- Kept the website up-to-date

- Kept members and the community aware of upcoming events through news articles and e-news.

 

Vegetation & Habitat Restoration

- Funded the removal of invasive plants, weeds and debris from the entry dune and the cove side of the entry road and the installation of additional beach grass

- Continued the Holly Grove restoration, hosting two clean-ups

- Funded the removal of invasive plants, weeds and debris from the meadow in the Clambake area

- Funded and planted over 14,000 plugs of beach grass in the newly restored 2nd concession stand dune and berm area

 

Fundraising

- Held our second Barefoot-on-the Beach dinner

- Introduced the 4th Annual Holiday Ornament

- Brought back (due to demand) limited supply of prior year ornaments

 

Other

- Provided daily bird feeding during the winter

- Funded the installation of a new sign at the Holly Grove