The Sustainability Survey Poll on Climate Change

SustainAbility and GlobeScan launch the findings from The Sustainability Survey Poll on Climate Change — Experts cite tremendous growth opportunities and increasing pressures following a strong international climate change agreement at COP-15. Read more about the survey here…

Posted: 2009-10-08 20:00:00

Summer Sustainability Series on Urban Gardening in New York City

There is a brilliant sustainability series on urban gardening (Alive Structures and roof garden tutorials will be featured) in New York City this summer put on by a non-profit called New York Restoration Project. There will be four talks, every other Thursday from 7 pm to 8 pm, in NYPC’s Toyota Children’s Learning Garden. All of them are open to the public. 

Where? Toyota Sustainable Summer Series Toyota Children’s Learning Garden 603 East 11th Street, New York, NY

When?  July 30, 2009 from 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

What? Sarah Seigal, Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates.  She will give a short garden tour and speak about the garden design, specifically the shade tolerant planting palette she created for this garden. 

What else? Refreshments at the end of each event.

NYRP works exclusively in New York City managing community gardens to help ensure their liveliness in each community. Keep reading for more details on the series in August and beyond…

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Posted: 2009-07-25 18:02:06Author:Lucille Chi