The Hudson River Foundation is graciously hosting a map knitting workshop for the local Public Lab community as part of an initiative to map oyster reefs in the Bronx River. This initiative extends to identifying potential locations of future oyster reefs as well as other shoreline investigations.
Details: Location: Hudson River Foundation 17 Battery Place, Suite 915, New York, NY 10004 Date: Tuesday, October 9 Time: 1-3pm
Liz Barry will be teaching this workshop, using the image set gathered on the 21st of August, available here: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/qztcybpoi17lx6p/_07PBP5MAg
The map has been started here: https://mapknitter.org/map/view/2012-08-21-nyc-bronx-soundviewoysterreef
The field report can be reviewed here: http://publiclaboratory.org/notes/liz/8-21-2012/bronx-river-soundview-park-oyster-reef-mapping
Please bring your own laptops, or plan to follow along with others.
This flyer can be found online at http://publiclaboratory.org/notes/liz/9-14-2012/mapknitterorg-workshop