Volunteers from the American Littoral Society and Friends of Gateway helped beautify the new bike path in Broad Channel by planting shrubs along the route last weekend. Volunteers are pictured transplanting the new greenery. National Park Ranger Steve Olijnyk demonstrates the planting technique to volunteers at the new Gateway bike path site by the wildlife refuge on Crossbay Boulevard. CIT Volunteer coordinators Stacy Papas and Annette Luyando planting a virburnum shrub along the Gateway bike path. Rockaway resident Katie Venticinque (standing) with her daughter Veronica (left), Evelin Gaspar and Samantha Suarez of the Scholar's Academy in Rockaway show off their planting skills.