MIT 4.213J/11.308J Urban Nature and City Design









Bronx Park - The Forests of New York City - Historical Sign. New York City Department of Parks & Recreation. October 2001. (6)

Bronx River Alliance. October 2005. (16)

Bronx River Alliance. “Greenway Plan and Design Standards.” December 2004.

Bronx River Historical Sign. New York City Department of Parks & Recreation. November 2001. (3)(5)

Bronx River Parkway Historical Sign. New York City Department of Parks & Recreation. July 1999. (2)(4)

Byron, Joan. “Transforming the Southern Bronx River Watershed.” Pratt Institute Center for Community and Environmental Development. Copenhagen, Denmark. May 2004.

Carter, Majora. Executive Director, Sustainable South Bronx. Personal Interview. August 1, 2005. (13)

Cox, Linda. Executive Director/Bronx River Administrator, Bronx River Alliance. Personal Interview. July 28, 2005.

Hoffner, Jenny. Former Bronx River Coordinator, Partnerships for Parks. Personal Interview. August 8, 2005. (10)(12)

"Parks & Recreation and Bronx River Alliance Rehabilitate the Bronx River Forest Floodplain." Press Release, New York City Departement of Parks & Recreation. July 23, 2004. (7)

Partnerships for Parks. “Discovery and Restoration of the Bronx River.” 2005. (11)(15)

Partnerships for Parks. "The Bronx River Action Plan." 1999. (18)

Partnerships for Parks. October 2005 (2)

Rosegrant, Susan. “Parks and Partnership in New York City (B): The Spectrum of Engagement,” Section IV. Kennedy School of Government Case Program. 2004. (17)

USGS Watershed Success Stories. October, 2000. (8)

Willis, Jerry. Trails & Conservation Assistance, National Parks Service. Personal Interview. August 3, 2005. (14)


Relevant Websites

Appalachian Mountain Club
Bronx River Alliance
City Parks Foundation
Gaia Institute
Mosholu Preservation Corporation
National Parks Service
New York Botanical Gardens
New York City Department of Parks & Recreation
Partnerships for Parks
Phipps CDC
Prospect Park Alliance
Rocking the Boat
Sustainable South Bronx
The Bronx Zoo
The Point CDC
The Trust for Public Land
Youth Ministries for Peace and Justice