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In this video interview, Lavada Nahon, historical interpreter with NYS Parks, explores how enslaved people lived and adapted under New York’s unique system of slavery, and highlights their many contributions to the culture and infrastructure of our region.
The Intersection of LGBTQ+ Rights and Environmental Justice: Q&A with Representative Sean Patrick Maloney
Food Sovereignty and Seed Rematriation: A conversation with Rowen White, Seed Keeper and Member of Akwesasne Mohawk Nation
In recognition of Indigenous Peoples’ Day and Native American Heritage Month, we wanted to call attention to Indigenous land acknowledgements, or statements that recognize and honor the history of Indigenous communities on land.
Tree inequity doesn’t just affect large cities. It exists right here in the Hudson Highlands. Learn more about tree inequity in our communities, and what local conservation groups are doing to remedy it, in the latest issue of Relearning Highlands History.
Learn about the 2021 New York-New Jersey Trail Stewards program at Breakneck Ridge in this update from Trail Steward Melanie Schuck.
- Nature’s Fleeting Yet Vital Beauty: Ephemerals Used by Indigenous Communities
- Maple Sugaring: Legends and Practices
- The New York Manor System and Slavery: An Interview with Lavada Nahon
- 1st Rhode Island Regiment
- The Intersection of LGBTQ+ Rights and Environmental Justice: Q&A with Representative Sean Patrick Maloney
- Food Sovereignty and Seed Rematriation: A conversation with Rowen White, Seed Keeper and Member of Akwesasne Mohawk Nation
- Recognizing and Honoring the Original Stewards of the Land
- Reflections and Accountability