Beaver Ponds Park

Volunteer Leader(s):

Nan Bartow
Bill Bidwell

Neighborhood: Beaver Hills

Type of Site: Park Friends Park Friends

Address: intersection of Crescent Street and Fournier Street, New Haven, CT

Intern(s):

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2016 Greenspace Report

The Urban Oasis at Beaver Ponds Park saw growth this summer in terms of its social engagement. More members from the Friends of Beaver Ponds Park Greenspace group visited the Oasis and helped with its upkeep, repairing fences and helping to water. Led by community members, interns from Common Ground High School provided continuing stewardship and maintenance of the space, watering trees and putting in new shrubs along the new landscaping.

2016 Accomplishments

  • 20 shrubs planted (Ninebark, Inkberry, Mountain Laurel)
  • 1.0 yards compost spread
  • 1.0 yards mulch spread
  • 6 events
  • 5 volunteers
  • 18 volunteer hours