BSLA Inside/Out Tour Success!

BSLA Inside/Out Tour Success!

BSLA's Inside/Out Tour at Hood Bike Park was a hit last Thursday! Principal Kate Kennen and lead designer Terry Kinsler took attendees around the park and described the design decisions behind the site's program, phytoremediation-focused plant communities, materials,...

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PHTYO Day!

PHTYO Day!

Pushing the field of phytoremediation forward on PHTYO Day! Phyto Day offers various demonstrations to prevent landfill chemicals from spreading! These scientists were the minds behind some of the case studies featured in Kate Kennen and Niall Kirkwood's book Phyto:...

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Inside/Out Tour This Thursday!

Inside/Out Tour This Thursday!

Inside/Out continues! Join us outside as we explore Hood Park and learn about how landscape architecture projects and planning are turning this site from gravel to green. Charlestown’s Hood Park -- a former freight depot, industrial landmark, and Hood Milk dairy plant...

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Support our Pollinators!

Support our Pollinators!

The Monarch butterfly is an icon among pollinators - however the decline of vital plant species have put them, along with many other insects, at risk. Monarch butterflies have developed a specialist relationship with milkweed (Asclepias spp.), evolving to utilize the...

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Fireflies at Blessing of the Bay!

Fireflies at Blessing of the Bay!

Fireflies have arrived! In collaboration with Mystic River Watershed and DCR, Offshoots Inc. has just completed a new Art Installation at the Blessing of the Bay Meadow. Designed and built by local artist @carolynlcreative, the installation consists of 32 fireflies...

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