San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Tim O'Neal and Shelly Fank of Borough Bees will discuss the role of honeybees and other pollinators in our local, nationals, and global food systems, with a particular focus on urban areas. Conservancy volunteer beekeepers will discuss our thriving Gowanus hives.
Tim O'Neal is a NYC public school biology teacher who maintains and consults on hives throughout the city. He has kept bees for almost 20 years and got his first two hives in middle school. Shelly Fank has worked as an environmental consultant, native plant conservationist and beekeeper all over the U.S.
The Urban Ecology Lecture Series is free with a suggested $5 donation at the door. Enjoy beer, courtesy of our beverage sponsor, Brooklyn Brewery.
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Gowanus Canal Conservancy
The Gowanus Canal Conservancy is a community-based non-profit organization that serves as the environmental steward for the Gowanus Canal Watershed. We envision an Open, Clean and Alive Gowanus.