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City Of Water Day oil spotting

by liz | 7 months ago | 0 | 1,341 views | 1

Posting on behalf of Eymund Diegel: Recreational boaters captured evidence of 150 year old oil ...

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GLAM featured on Gowanus Your Face Off

by liz | 9 months ago | 1 | 853 views | 0

Re-posting a 2012 article here about GLAM from popular community blog "Gowanus Your Face Off" htt...

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Gowanus Challenge and the GLAM balloon featured in news article

by liz | 9 months ago | 0 | 815 views | 0

The Gowanus Challenge (http://www.gowanuscanal.org/race/) is described by the Gowanus Dredgers Ca...

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Gowanus Vegetation Mapping - Saturday June 8th

by gwirth | 11 months ago | 0 | 764 views | 1

Join us for tree mapping and identification via balloon and kite at the Gowanus Canal on Saturday...

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Uncovering a Historic Stream Flowing into the Gowanus Canal

by jeff | about 1 year ago | 0 | 2,147 views | 2

We hope to uncover the flow of a historic stream into the Gowanus Canal through a combined effort...

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Going with the Flow – Grassroots mapping historic streams along a Brooklyn Superfund site.

by eymund | over 1 year ago | 1 | 1,835 views | 0

Grassroots mappers in Gowanus have been using the high resolution of low altitude photographs to ...

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Raising the Dead: Grassroots Mappers Help Look For America’s First Veterans Cemetery.

by eymund | over 1 year ago | 1 | 4,260 views | 0

An ordinary looking concrete slab in Brooklyn - what story does it really tell ? "To balloon or ...

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Mapping Sewage Flows in the Gowanus Canal after Sandy flood damages - the sequel

by eymund | over 1 year ago | 2 | 2,168 views | 3

A follow up on an earlier Research Post on Gowanus Canal sewer levels photographed by Grassroots ...

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Mapping Sewage Flows in the Gowanus Canal after Sandy flood damages

by eymund | over 1 year ago | 3 | 1,733 views | 1

On December 5th representatives of New York State's Department of Environmental Conservation ment...

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Grassroots image helps influence local land use debate

by eymund | over 1 year ago | 0 | 1,076 views | 1

A picture from the "Over My Dead Body" Balloon Mapping Expedition helped influence local developm...

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Hello Kitty Watchdog Patrols the Gowanus Canal Skies

by eymund | over 1 year ago | 0 | 1,671 views | 2

The Gowanus Canal Conservancy has been using kite and balloon photographs to map historic buried ...

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Gowanus inflow now contained with boom?

by warren | over 1 year ago | 0 | 1,043 views | 2

Visiting the Gowanus Canal yesterday I ran across some canoers who helped Chris and I get some go...

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Infrared balloon image reveals Gowanus plume

by liz | over 2 years ago | 5 | 7,288 views | 1

Two photos (one visible, one near-infrared) taken by balloon aerial rig on Sunday July 31 were co...

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Vegetation Mapping

by gwirth | almost 2 years ago | 4 | 1,196 views | 1

Test Photograph from Gowanus Vegetation Mapping featuring the newly planted (and thriving!) tiere...

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GO SCUM update

by liz | over 2 years ago | 0 | 1,347 views | 0

GO SCUM (Gowanus Superfund Contaminated Underwater Mapping) update: I'm building a Gowanus Canal...

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Gowanus water absorption spectrum

by warren | over 2 years ago | 0 | 1,643 views | 0

Made some changes to the video spectrometer and it can use an earlier spectrum as a baseline. The...

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