- GrowNYC Education
Gardening for Climate Change (Virtual Webinar)
This webinar focuses on how to adapt your garden space to the challenges posed by climate change. Climate change is already impacting our environment and gardens, making it crucial to learn how to create a more resilient and sustainable garden.
The Teaching Garden staff will discuss the best practices for your garden to manage pests, attract beneficial pollinators and provide tips on selecting seed varieties that will thrive in your garden.
We will also guide you through the importance of green infrastructure, and companion planting along with ways to deal with extreme weather conditions such as extreme heat and droughts.
Whether you're a seasoned gardener or just starting out, this webinar will provide you with valuable insights on how to be a resilient gardener for climate change.
This webinar is facilitated by Teaching Garden staff; Chloe Hirschhorn, Eve Brown, Genevieve Basso and Aubrey Santistevan as Day 3 of our GrowNYC Garden Series on March 30, 2023.
These topics can bring up difficult feelings/ emotions! Here are some tips/resources to help:
Take care of yourself (you can’t pour from an empty cup)
Find trusted community to talk about these issues
or join a community garden!
Consider professional help (therapy)
Building emotional resilience against climate change virtual workshop
Climate Change Pressures in the 21st Century
Green Infrastructure Toolkit GrowNYC
Seed Saving Guide For Beginners
Native Wildflower for Pollinators