Join Urban Green's Membership Committee and Emerging Professionals for our Summer Membership Picnic this Saturday, June 24. Network with sustainability professionals and enjoy the start of summer over snacks and refreshments in Prospect Park.
Remarking that an early morning lecture on soil science doesn’t always draw a crowd, the speakers for Capturing Carbon in Urban Soil were delighted to see a packed house for their discussion of urban carbon sequestration.
City green spaces are surprisingly soil-rich and make up a significant share of the contemporary urban environment. The potential of soil to capture carbon is now being studied and pioneered in urban settings throughout the world, including New York City.
WELL Certification is a performance standard that supports and advances human health and wellness in the built environment. Urban Green is excited to introduce a series focusing on the unique ways of complying with WELL in office spaces.