Trust in Urban Nature Mannahatta 1609 Manhattan 2019 -2409
- Urban planning
- Sep 13, Thu 16:30-17:30
- Kaupungintalo, Pohjoisesplanadi 11-13
- Event type
- Free Admission
- Accessibility for all
A lecture by Eric W. Sanderson, Ph.D., director of the Mannahatta project at Helsinki City Hall at 4.30 pm.
Eric is a Senior Conservation Ecologist at the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and the author of the best-selling book Mannahatta: A Natural History of New York City (Abrams, 2009).
– Introduction to the Mannahatta Project: Why do we care about nature in New York City? What is nature in the city? What does it mean to conserve it?
– A declaration of rights to New York City nature. A set of five overarching functional goals for the city’s nature. 25 specific, actionable targets to be achieved by 2050.
Come and hear the interesting thoughts of Eric Sanderson!
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