Civic Ecology: Reclaiming Broken Places


Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 18, 2018, 8:00am to Monday, November 5, 2018, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Monday, September 17, 2018, 5:00pm

Students in this online course explore the people, places, and practices that restore nature and revitalize neighborhoods. Civic ecology practices – such as community gardening, stream restoration, tree planting, litter cleanups, oyster restoration, and constructing bioswale or memorial gardens — are a means for communities to rebuild and express resilience in places impacted by environmental degradation, poverty, and crime, and after natural disaster and conflict. 

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