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Post Snowstorm Jonas

Camera: Canon 70D
Lens: EF-S18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM
Focal Length: 50 mm
ISO: 200
Shutter: 1/400 secs
Aperture: f/5.6

It’s said that snow storm Jonas… 518 more words

My Dog the Yeti: Effects of the Blizzard

After our morning blizzard walk, the dog and I hit the streets again mid-afternoon, shortly before NYC’s travel ban went into effect.

Upper Broadway was quiet. 124 more words

In The City

The Blizzard and the Dog Walk

The dog must out.

Neither snow nor rain nor sleet nor gloom of night stays the dog and his walker from their appointed rounds.

We went out this morning around 8:30. 55 more words

In The City

Kristy King and NYC Forest Restoration: Dreaming Big for the City's Natural Areas

Kristy King is the Director of Forest Restoration for the Natural Resources Group of NYC Parks. Here we get to know Kristy and the work that her department does to bring degraded land back to life in the surprisingly diverse range of natural areas of New York City. 1,840 more words

Member Profiles


The year 2016 marks 10 years since the West Harlem Art Fund presented a public art work in Marcus Garvey Park located in the Mt. Morris  area of Harlem. 177 more words

West Harlem Art Fund

Here's another hashtag holiday that's easy to get behind

While #OptOutside promoted a new Thanksgiving tradition of getting outside rather getting in line (or online), #GivingTuesday harnesses the endorphins you get when using a credit card that you may have missed while you were enjoying the extra day off outside. 224 more words


Arborist Exchange to the Wilds and Streets of NYC

The Society of Municipal Arborists (SMA), with funding from the Urban Forest Foundation, sponsors municipal arborist exchanges. The purpose is to create a way for municipal arborists to exchange urban forestry expertise, management ideas, and technology through in-person contact and on-site experience.  1,374 more words

Essays And Reflections