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The Gaia Institute

Joined in September 2001

About Us

The Gaia Institute's work couples ecological engineering and restoration with the integration of human communities in natural systems.

While much environmental engineering has the worthy aim of minimizing harm, the Gaia Institute explores, through research and development, design and construction, how human activities and waste products can be treated to increase ecological productivity, biodiversity, environmental quality, and economic well being.

The purpose of The Gaia Institute is to test through demonstration the means by which the ecological components of backyards, communities, towns and cities, as well as watersheds and estuaries, can be enhanced through integrated wastes-into-resources technologies.

The Gaia Institute's work couples ecological engineering and restoration with the integration of human communities in natural systems.

While much environmental engineering has the worthy aim of minimizing harm, the Gaia Institute…

Issue Areas Include

  • Education
  • Energy
  • Environment & Sustainability

Location

  • 440 City Island Ave, Bronx, NY 10464, United States

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