New York Restoration Project recently hosted NatureMania 2011, a 5-day environmental education program at Swindler Cove and Highbridge Parks for New York City students during their spring break. Here are some highlights, and be sure to check out the album on NYRP’s Facebook page for more photos!
A hike through Highbridge Park to look at trees…
A thrilling run down the hill at the end of the hike:
Erik displays his collection of exotic reptiles, including Wally the Alligator…
and Jaden the Panther Chameleon:
Central Park Zoo’s Wildlife Theater teaches kids about the layers of a rain forest:
Kids compete in relay races with Highbridge Park as a beautiful backdrop: