Northern Research Station
11 Campus Blvd., Suite 200
Newtown Square, PA 19073
(610) 557-4132 TTY/TDD
Unit: New York City Urban Field Station
Address: New York City Urban Field Station
431 Walter Reed Road
Fort Totten Cluster #2, Box #12
Bayside, Queens, NY 11359
Bram Gunther is the Director of the Urban Field Station, the science and research hub of Forestry, Horticulture, and Natural Resources of the New York City Parks Department. It is co-run by the U.S. Forest Service. He is also the President of the Natural Areas Conservancy, a public/private partnership established to unify the City's efforts to conserve, restore, and protect tens our thousands of acres of municipal forests, wetlands, and grasslands.
Bram Gunther was previously Chief of Forestry, Horticulture, and Natural Resources for the New York City Parks Department. He joined the New York City Parks Department in 1991 as an Urban Park Ranger. Three years later, he became the Citywide Director of the Urban Park Rangers. He transferred to Central Forestry in 2000 and as first Deputy Chief and then Chief oversaw the growth of the division.
Last Modified: 11/16/2015