Ecology and Urbanity: The Past, Present and Future of Manhattan Island

When:
March 12, 2016 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
2016-03-12T14:00:00-05:00
2016-03-12T16:00:00-05:00
Where:
Morris-Jumel Mansion
65 Jumel Terrace, New York, NY 10032
USA

Ecology and Urbanity: The Past, Present and Future of Manhattan Island

Saturday, March 12, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Visit the official Morris-Jumel Mansion pages to learn more…

Eric Sanderson, Senior Conservation Ecologist, Wildlife Conservation Society, and director of the Mannahatta2409/Visionmaker NYC project, will speak about the historic ecology of Manhattan island, with a special focus on Washington Heights (themes echoed by our currently running exhibition Talia Greene: Passage). Dr. Sanderson will also discuss current and future urban planning in northern Manhattan, and what you can do to make your voice heard. $20, $15 members, $10 students. Advanced registration is required.