c. Steve Nanz

Prospect Park Wildlife

Prospect Park is home to creatures great and small—get to know these backyard Brooklynites! From the 200+ species of birds in the park, to the bees and bugs pollinating the plants, to the frogs and fish that swim in the Lake, each creature plays and important part in this thriving ecosystem.

Park Wildlife By the Numbers

Most people know Prospect Park as a large, public green…

Where Do The Animals Go In Winter?

Like Holden Caulfield before us, we’re asking, “where do the…

Ladybugs to the Rescue

First goats, now… ladybugs? Prospect Park Alliance is always on…

Prospect Park's Pollinators

Become a Member and Save!

Prospect Park Alliance is the non-profit organization that sustains the park. We provide critical staff and resources that keep the park green and vibrant. Become an Alliance member and enjoy great benefits to enhance your park experience. Right now, enjoy discounts on introductory rates for our most popular levels of membership!

Wildlife Stewardship Booklet

Visit Prospect Park’s Wildlife Stewardship Guide for children to learn about the importance of keeping Prospect Park’s plants and wildlife safe.

Prospect Park's Wild Side

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