Urgent: Sign the Sierra Club’s Petition to Protect the Graniteville Wetlands!
The Sierra Club’s Atlantic Chapter joined the Staten Island Coalition for Wetlands and Forests
The Sierra Club’s Atlantic Chapter joined the Staten Island Coalition for Wetlands and Forests, in appealing to the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation and the New York City government to reverse their decisions to permit the project to develop the Graniteville Wetlands. and to save this species-rich wetland until it can be protected as a New York City park.
It is dangerously naïve to think New York will not have more destructive storms. New York City needs to preserve and enhance all its wetlands areas.
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About Staten Island Coalition for Wetlands and Forests
The Staten Island Coalition for Wetlands and Forests is a group of environmental groups and community members fighting to save the Graniteville wetland. The Graniteville wetland is located in between Forest Avenue, South Avenue, and Goethal’s Road North, in Staten Island.
Explore our website to learn more about this ongoing cause.
Image at bottom left corner comes from New York City Planning. It is our high tide flood risk for 2020. Visit the “Photos” tab under “Photos and Videos” for a description of each photo.