Modern cities have long been considered adversaries of environmental health, from urban sprawl to suffocating smog and refuse. It is thus astonishing that 21st century cities have become epicenters of environmental restoration, stewardship and education. Sponsored by the Mellon Initiative in Urban Landscape Studies at Dumbarton Oaks.
Director of Garden and Landscape Studies at Dumbarton Oaks
Founder and Director, Biophilic Cities
President, New York Harbor Foundation; Billion Oyster Project
Partner, Hector urban design, planning & civic arts