All Posts Under East River

Landscape Futures and the East River Esplanade

Co-organized by the National Academy and CIVITAS, Art, Design and the Urban Environment is a discussion series that explores how artists and architects—as well as activists, grassroots organizers, scientists, urban planners, and city agencies—can work together to improve urban environments in meaningful ways.

Summer Kayaking

Come join human-powered boaters and public water access advocates for an afternoon of free public kayaking in Stuyvesant Cove Park!

Summer Fishing Clinic

This summer, the Lower East Side Ecology Center is hosting a free catch-and-release fishing clinic.

Explore the city’s blue spaces

We know that Manhattan is an island surrounded by water, but it doesn’t always feel that way. Take some time this summer to explore the city’s waterways and learn more about both the green and blue spaces of New York.