https://www.masshist.org/calendar/event?event=3351 Online event
1154 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02215
History, Virtual & Streaming
The chain of green spaces and waterways that comprise the Emerald Necklace park system is an invaluable urban oasis. Described as “the lungs of the city” this parkland and its rivers and ponds clean the city air, provide habitats for birds and other wildlife, and greatly improve quality of life for Boston residents. Our panel will explore the past, present, and future of this urban wild, beginning with Olmsted’s vision, through the lens of social equity and environmental justice.
Please note, this is an online event held on the video conference platform, Zoom. Registrants will receive an email with links to join the program.