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Kim Eierman

Kim Eierman

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Edible Natives: Spotlight on Eastern Prickly Pear Cactus

Many of our native plants are edible and nutritious.  Eastern Prickly Pear Cactus is a native ground cover that offers a tasty treat for humans and pollinators.  Learn more about Opuntia humifusa with Kim Eierman of EcoBeneficial!

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The Humane Gardener

Ecosystem gardening isn’t limited to plants, but includes coexisting with wildlife – much of which may depend on our landscapes. Learn how to successfully share your landscape with wildlife (even the hungry ones!) in this EcoBeneficial interview with Nancy Lawson, author of The Humane Gardener: Nurturing a Backyard Habitat for…

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Restoration of Forests & Natural Areas in New York City Parks

Urban forests and natural areas are alive and well in New York City as a result of the hard work of NYC Parks, its staff and volunteers. Learn how they do it, and pick up some pointers, in this EcoBeneficial interview with Kristy King, the Director of Forest Restoration for…

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Managing a Healthy Urban Forest at New York Botanical Garden

Join Kim Eierman for this EcoBeneficial interview with Jessica Schuler, Director of the Thain Family Forest at the New York Botanical Garden, as they discuss how this acclaimed botanical garden improves and sustains the ecology of a first-growth urban forest. Schuler shares ecological lessons and insights that can be applied…

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