Nature In Our City


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Tuesday, February 19, 2019


5:30 pm


The Environmental Cooperative Barn Multi-Purpose Room

Learn about the natural spaces that make Poughkeepsie the City we love! The Environmental Cooperative presents results from Poughkeepsie's Natural Resources Inventory and the Fall Kill AquaBlitz. Maps and photos will be on display, with presentations and time for community conversation (and snacks)! Jen Rubbo from the Environmental Cooperative and Gretchen Stevens from Hudsonia Ltd. will present on results from the Poughkeepsie Natural Resources Inventory.

The event is free and open to the public. Please RSVP at or contact Jen Rubbo at for more information.

Jennifer Rubbo

The Environmental Cooperative