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No, it’s not Plumb Beach’s birthday. I don’t think any of us know the exact date and year the universe spit Plumb Beach out of its womb. It’s local resident Victoria Gershik’s birthday and, to celebrate, she is calling upon friends, neighbors, neat freaks, environmentalists, and anyone who wishes to lend a helping hand, to…

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Dozens of volunteers gathered at Plumb Beach today to help clean up debris and garbage that accumulated in the wake of Hurricane Irene last month. Some of the trash was also left behind by inconsiderate beachgoers and others on the stretch of beach near the Belt Parkway rest stop, east of Knapp Street.


The New York City Audubon Society posted this September 17 event to the day after Hurricane Irene was downgraded to tropical storm status: As part of the International Coastal Cleanup 2011, we will be cleaning Brooklyn’s Plum Beach on Saturday, September 17th. This event not only removes garbage and debris from this important site…