Instructor: Rebecca Swadek

Rebecca Swadek
Rebecca Swadek is the Senior Program Manager for Wetlands Restoration at NYC Parks where she oversees an interdisciplinary team focused on protecting and managing the streams, rivers, lakes, and wetlands on NYC's parkland.

Trained as a botanist, she has over 12 years of experience ranging from plant taxonomy, to ecological restoration, green roofs, and land management in Texas, California, and New York. Rebecca holds a master's degree in environmental science from Texas Christian University and a bachelor's degree in biology from Texas A&M University.

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Focus on the unique ecologies of the freshwater wetlands, salt marshes, and rocky shores of the tri-state area, including the rare, threatened, and endangered species that live there. You'll also study how soils, plants, and animals are adapting to urban more...
231NAT334BL 09/07 We 6:00pm-8:00pm Swadek
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