Urban Systems Lab

Research, design, and engagement for more equitable and resilient cities


Collaborative and interdisciplinary approaches to local and global sustainability


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FEBRUARY 6, 2019

WNYC hosts Cary Institute and USL on “Urban Resilience: Why Ecology Matters”

USL director Timon McPhearson joined Cary Institute ecologist Steward Pickett at the WNYC Greene Room to discuss urban ecology in relation to social equity and resilience.


JANUARY 28, 2019

Urban Sustainability in the Anthropocene

A multidisciplinary group of researchers — including USL’s Timon McPhearson — have convened in Stockholm to discuss sustaining global ecosystems in the Anthropocene.


JANUARY 20, 2019

USL Joins IPCC WGII Kick-Off in Durban on Climate Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability

IPCC Working Group II will meet from January 20 to 25 to begin the “Climate Change 2021: Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability” section of the Sixth Assessment Report (AR6).