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The Lens: Capturing Life and Events at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum

Aerial shot of the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee. Aerial shot of the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee.

The Lens: Capturing Life and Events at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum.  Read more »

Students Volunteer to Tag 9/11 Memorial Trees

Volunteer Isabella Arroyo tags a tree on the memorial plaza. (Photo: Ron Vega) Volunteer Isabella Arroyo tags a tree on the memorial plaza. (Photo: Ron Vega)

As part of National Volunteer Week, students from various high schools in Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens volunteered to ID tag more than 150 trees on the 9/11 Memorial plaza last weekend.  Read more »

The Lens: Viewing the 9/11 Memorial

Plant life grows as scheduled plantings of swamp white oak trees continue on the 9/11 Memorial's plaza. (Amy Dreher photo) Plant life grows as scheduled plantings of swamp white oak trees continue on the 9/11 Memorial's plaza. (Amy Dreher photo)

Plant life grows naturally in soil on the plaza of the 9/11 Memorial, which opens in September.  Read more »