Urban Nature

The Intricate Ecology of Vacant Lots

03/19/2017 | 5m 47s

They’re vacant, but not empty. We trekked through several vacant lots on Chicago’s south side, and found—amidst the discarded tires and construction debris—birds, bees, butterflies, and some very valuable plants.

Aired: 03/19/17

Rating: NR

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