Category Archives: Parks

A tour of the Monterey Aquarium

February 15, 2018- Filmed, Edited by Steven E. Greer. (more…)

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They call it Paradise

April 27, 2020 (more…)

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What I Did for Summer 2019

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Battery Park invaded by commercial fishermen again

Chinatown fish causing serious skin infection epidemic (more…)

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Letter: New anglers on esplanade are a problem

Letter to the Editor June 6, 2013, By B. Rosen I would like to address the arrival of fisherman now using the Esplanade between Liberty Street and the (more…)

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New report: Artificial turf fields have unsafe levels of lead

March 16, 2015- USA Today is reporting about a new government study that reviewed the (more…)

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Diller Island gets an official name: Little Island

November 15, 2019- “Park officials never liked the name “Diller Island” for the elevated platform— (more…)

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Images from the 2015 Swedish Midsummer festival

June 19, 2015- Click on the images for best full-screen experience (more…)

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My new appreciation for insects

November 26, 2019- by Steven E. Greer This is something else about wildlife that I have observed down here in Florida: (more…)

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Palm Springs 2019

October 26, 2019 (more…)

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Viva la ducklings!

 May 6, 2012 In a surprise to those who follow the wildlife in BPC, the ducklings have returned this year, six of them. (more…)

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The Urban Farm

Warrie Price, President and Founder of the Battery Conservancy, gives Liz Conner a tour of the new Urban Farm growing vegetables (more…)

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Go Fish

Liz Conner interviews the founders of the Go Fish program along the esplanade discuss how the program raises (more…)

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What I Did for Summer 2018

October 14, 2018- by Steven E. Greer (more…)

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Earning $500,000 salaries, executives of 9/11 Memorial are charging $24 admission and still losing money

Update December 10, 2017- The Post reports that the museum is losing money because (more…)

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Views from 5,000 feet above Coachella Valley

October 27, 2019 (more…)

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Tour: The 1 Hotel Sunset Strip

October 29, 2019- by Steven E. Greer (more…)

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The McKee Botanical Garden in Vero Beach

September 8, 2019 (more…)

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Now, it is finally time to start remembering 9/11

September 11, 2019- by Steven E. Greer On September 11th, 2001, Muslim jihadists funded by Saudi Arabia, led by Osama bin Laden and his Al-Qaeda, (more…)

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9/11 Memorial Survivor Tree blossoms

April 29, 2015 (more…)

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