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Illustration by Sarah Lutkenhaus Winter can be a tough time of year for dating, insofar as a lot of classic options—walks in the park, boppin’ down to Coney—are off the table. It’s just harder to be spontaneous when even moving from one location to another can be an unpleasant gauntlet! But if you don’t already have someone lined up with whom you can hole up and order takeout for the rest of the winter, you’re...
That is... exactly what you think it is. It's been a little more than two years since the Environmental Protection Agency named Brooklyn's Gowanus Canal a Superfund site, its highest toxic honor. But it still seems that city officials and the federal government are bickering over how to tackle clean up, especially when it comes to the city's longstanding problem of sewage overflow. Despite the feds highlighting raw sewage and street runoff in the canal...
(Indigenous And Otherwise) Illustrations By Melinda Josie Local Flora 1. ARTEMISIA VULGARIS “MUGWORT” 2. PAULOWNIA TOMENTOSA “EMPRESS TREE” 3. ROBINIA PSEUDOACACIA “BLACK LOCUST” 4. AILANTHUS ALTISSIMA “TREE OF HEAVEN” Avian Fauna 1. ANAS PLATYRHYNCHOS “MALLARD DUCK” 2. ARDEA ALBA “WHITE HERON” 3. FALCO TINNUNCULUS “KESTREL” 4. FALCO PEREGRINUS “PEREGRINE FALCON” 5. CYNGUS BUCCINATOR “TRUMPETER SWAN” Land-And Water-Based Fauna 1. PROCYON LOTOR “RACCOON” 2. ONDATRA ZIBETHICUS “MUSKRAT” 3. PANTHERA LEO “LION”* 4. PYTHON RETICULATUS “RETICULATED PYTHON”** 5. SELACHIMORPHA “SHARK”*** 6....

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