Event Category: Conference


Sponsored by the Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont St.Studies from across the world point to the positive impact of city parks on the health of urban dwellers. Join the Prospect Park Alliance President Sue Donoghue , New York Times columnist Jane Brody and the author of Nature Fix, Florence Williams to explore the science behind

Sponsored by the Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont St.  As city dwellers walk paved streets, below their feet run streams and water. While invisible, this water is hardly benign. Join the Brooklyn Historical Society for a discussion on the Gowanus Canal as a case study for urban ecology, stressed city ecosystems, and innovative design solutions.