The large lake at Sunset Park on Sunset Road and Eastern Avenue is a magnet for people, birds and other critters. Visitors, however, are often exposed to gruesome evidence of carelessness caused by fishermen. A walk through the park is anything but idyllic, according to residents who make daily visits.
The lake at Sunset Park is a great place to spend some time lounging, walking your dog or fishing. Most fishermen are considerate to wildlife, but some are not, and the results are horrific.
Sunset Park is about as good as it gets for water fowl. The lake is a year-round home to ducks, geese and other birds who like the climate and the steady food supply, not only insects, but also the goodies handed out by bird lovers. It's against the rules to feed the birds, but there is little if any enforcement... Read More