Making cities bird friendly

Timothy Beatley is the Teresa Heinz Professor of Sustainable Communities, in the School of Architecture at the University of Virginia, where he has taught for the last thirty years. Timothy is the author or co-author of more than fifteen books, including Green Urbanism: Learning from European Cities, Native to Nowhere: Sustaining Home and Community in a Global Age, and Biophilic Cities: Integrating Nature Into Urban Design and Planning.

He directs the Biophilic Cities Project at UVA (biophiliccities.org) and co-founded UVA’s Center for Design and Health, within the School of Architecture.

Birds have a place in our towns and cities