Green Garden, Green City

Water splashing above a fountain

In our changing world, water management and conservation have emerged as critical environmental challenges. Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s Green Garden, Green City initiative explores and models best-practice urban conservation strategies of the 21st century.

Green Garden

Brooklyn Botanic Garden models sustainable practices throughout the Garden. Here are some highlights.

water garden


Smart Garden

This year’s gallery exhibit explores solutions to some of the big environmental challenges cities face in the 21st century.

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Green Practices

Display Gardens

Green City

Brooklyn Botanic Garden offers many resources you can use to bring green practices into your own community. Here are some favorites.



Guide to Rainwater Harvest

Your garden or building can help keep sewage out of the Gowanus and other waterways.

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Major Sponsor

JP Morgan Chase

Additional Support
Astoria Savings Bank

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