Nature Protest: Speak for the Trees

New Yorkers – come speak for the trees (and other green wild things) at CIty Hall!

The United Nations is calling for a global biodiversity agreement in 2020, akin to the Paris climate accord. Given the urgency around the global extinction crisis and “insect apocalypse”, let’s demonstrate our *flower power* on May 22 – the International Day of Biodiversity.

We’re asking New York City Council to 1) pass a resolution in support of this U.N. biodiversity summit & 2) to act on local nature conservation issues in NYC. Because extinction is forever.

*Please come with your signs and Lorax-like rhymes – and reach out via email if you’d like to speak*

Design credit for the flowers and butterfly shown in photograph — artist and activist Julie Peppito. Art fabricated by members of Get Organized Brooklyn.

Date And Time

Wed, May 22, 2019

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM EDT

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Location

City Hall

New York, NY 10007

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