Island Press Events

The Guide to Greening Cities
Aug 7, 2014 6:00 PM

654 Mission St

San Francisco, CA 94105

 

As scientists continue to predict worsening outcomes due to climate change, our cities desperately need to design for a new generation of development and infrastructure with resilience at the forefront. The Guide to Greening Cities, the first book written from the perspective of the municipal leaders who pilot these approaches, has become the guide to advancing green city goals and overcoming challenges, from changes of leadership to fiscal austerity. Join us for a conversation with its author about how cities can take the lead in creating healthy and successful green communities.

The Carnivore Way
Aug 20, 2014 7:00 PM

220 N Higgins

Missoula, MT 59802

 

In The Carnivore Way, Cristina Eisenberg shares stories of the six carnivores who roam western North America and offers insights into their ecology.