Tag: green infrastructure
Take a look at this month’s numbers on a green infrastructure monitoring project in Philadelphia!
Spotlight: Flood Prevention in Philadelphia
Discover NYC’s most popular street trees and learn how to spot them when you’re out and about in the city.
The Stars of New York City’s Urban Forest
Take a look at some key insights and discoveries from a river depth monitoring project in Upstate New York!
Spotlight: Flood prevention in Upstate New York
Take a look at some key insights and discoveries from a soil moisture monitoring project in Philadelphia!
Spotlight: Stormwater Capture in a Philadephila Wilderness
Take a look at some key insights and discoveries from our soil moisture monitoring project with Newtown Creek Alliance!
Spotlight: How do Greener Roofs make Cleaner Water?
What makes a green roof great? Newtown Creek Alliance has deployed a network of soil sensors at Kingsland Wildflowers to find out.
Green Roofs in Greenpoint
If trees improve a neighborhood but no one’s able to see how, are they still helping the community?
If These Trees Could Talk: Connecting Communities to the Environment
Halfway through the implementation of the NYC Green Infrastructure Plan, what evidence do we have to support the policy’s environmental and social impact? In the final installment of this series, we will explore the environmental and well being benefits of green infrastructure, and how stakeholders are evaluating the impact in the South Bronx.
NYC Put Millions Into Green Infrastructure by the Bronx River. Did it Work? (Part 3)
Tree maps, created through volunteer efforts, build community and continued engagement with neighborhood trees. Learn how from the experience of Speak for the Trees, which created the first publicly accessible tree map of Boston.
How Creating A Tree Map Brings Us Closer Together: A Case Study
Maintenance for green infrastructure is quite different than for gray infrastructure. That creates a big opportunity for communities and individual citizens to be involved through environmental stewardship.
Environmental Stewardship Meets Green Infrastructure Maintenance