3 Inspiring Stories of Nature Healing Cities and Lives
In this inspiring video essay, we take a closer look at three stories of nature healing cities and lives through rewilding, restoration, and reforestation.
First, we delve into the urban planning of Rotterdam and the impact of building more green spaces in the city. We delve into how increased access to nature can improve mental and physical well-being, as well as help combat flooding and heat effects (and potentially the local issues of climate change).
Next, we journey to Brooklyn Grange, a rooftop farm in New York City, that serves as a model for urban agriculture and green cities. We learn about the innovative ways in which they are growing food sustainably in an urban environment and the positive impact it has on the local community.
Finally, we meet Stefano Ianiro, an Wildlife Photographer who has created a habitat for wildlife by building a pond for wildlife. Stefano is a nature hero who shows how human intelligence can be used for good!
This video is a must-watch for anyone interested in reforestation projects, biodiversity, climate change solutions, and the future of sustainable cities. It shows how we can work towards a more sustainable future and tackle the environmental issues facing our planet today.
→ Our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/symbiosis_/membership
→ The Rotterdam Seven Cities PDF: https://www.clc.gov.sg/docs/default-source/lecture-slides/20201119_Rotterdam_sevencities.pdf
→ Stefano Ianiro’s pond project: https://youtu.be/4LvaX748pVI
→ Petition – Urge World Leaders to Protect 30% of the Ocean by 2030 https://only.one/act/ocean30
#rewilding #urbanplanning #sustainabledevelopment
0:00 – Intro
0:30 – Society level: The Seven Cities Project
1:05 – Floating streets??
3:43 – Community level: Brooklyn Grange
6:44 – Individual Level: Stefano Ianiro
9:00 – Summary & Takeaway
Symbiosis (Former A Better Future) is a weekly video essay series on climate change, environmental issues, and climate change solutions. Let’s create a better future together and tackle this climate crisis through understanding and leveraging ecology, sustainability, and the power of community. We try to make the videos as actionable and connected to the sustainable development goals, SDGs as possible!
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