The Tidal Basin in Context: Planning for Environmental Change

Mar 3 2021, 5:30 pm

Conceived of and moderated by Donald Albrecht and Thomas Mellins, curators of the Tidal Basin Ideas Lab exhibition, this evening program is the second in a series of conversations about the changing nature of public space and the complexities of its preservation. This session will focus on issues of sustainability in light of climate change.


  • Sara Bronin, Thomas F. Gallivan Chair in Real Property Law and Faculty Director, Center for Energy and Environmental Law, University of Connecticut School of Law;  

  • Nathan Heavers, Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University and Ideas Lab Advisor;

  • Teresa Durkin, Executive Vice President, Trust for the National Mall;

  • Host: Seri Worden, Senior Field Director, National Trust for Historic Preservation

This webinar was presented by the the National Trust for Historic Preservation in partnership with the Trust for the National Mall. You can view the recording on Preservation Leadership Forum HERE.

Presented by
Civic Partner