Manhattan WetLands & WildLife Association
North Cove, Sherman Creek, & “Three Sister Coves”
Stewardship – Science – Rehabilitation – Restoration – Education
International-Flyway Tidal-Estuary Restoration
Four-Cove Complex on Harlem River, NYC, NY, USA
U.S. EPA Endorses Steward : James A. Cataldi “Birdman of Inwood”
“A” Urban Development OR “B” Natural Restoration
leave undeveloped, for generations to experience nature
a Grassroots Roots support effort to produce a balance of human & wildlife
living healthy sides-by-sidecommunity improved by the community – Not Big Government !
Spend $11.5 million of tax payers money
when city budget has higher priorities than to develop a boat house and launch complex, for the rich.
Remove the pier which is used by wildlife, and helps protect the cove from the wake of the circle line which passes by six or more times daily.
Remove virtually all trees and build an out door toilet
which will have to be maned to be safe and clean.
And force MTA workers to park on the street
or pay for parking.
Continue to be an active wildlife sanctuary;
and a site for human recreation
including live music, swimming, hiking,
walking, human powered watercraft;
Serve as a community center for public education, volunteering and community development.
Offer on-site employment in wetlands and wildlife rehabilitation, site maintenance,
aquaponic urban farm to feed estuary and humans
and harvest green, river-generated energy :
all this with NO COST TO TAX PAYER
“A” top-down government directed development