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Organizer, director of community development, and co-founder. My role bridges place-based community organizing and internet-mediated peer production. Check out the highlights of our community's development. For my emphasis on culture instead of rules, Will Ward has called me The Enforcer of Norms. Because the acronym for "have you considered sharing back?" (HYCSB) is not so catchy, other members of Public Lab have created these graphics to save me from repeating myself. Fair enough. Feel free to edit my impromptu Talk page, find me on twitter @lizbarry, check out my web 1.0 homepage, or go ahead and .

I like playing outside. Here's me flying stuff over New York City:

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I often communicate online. Here's me in my lab:

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map of Green Garden June 27 2014

by liz over 3 years ago | 4 | 1,388 | 1

https://mapknitter.org/map/view/2014-07-27-new-jersey-newark-green-garden-visible These...

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First field day in Newark's Green Garden

by liz over 3 years ago | 2 | 2,638 | 0

On Sunday, July 27, Phil and I went to Newark, NJ, picked up Cynthia Mello...

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Can documenting our work be fun?

by liz over 3 years ago | 6 | 1,495 | 0

My question is "can wiki gardening be social or fun in any way?" Having experimented wi...

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Getting started with a new Newark garden

by liz over 3 years ago | 0 | 1,126 | 1

10am Sunday July 27th Green Garden 114 South 8th Street Newark, NJ Ca...

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Northshore Staten Island mapstitching event!

by liz over 3 years ago | 5 | 1,379 | 1

photo credit: Karen Alexander-Taylor Map stitching and annotating Friday August 1, 2014...

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Lending Libraries

by liz over 3 years ago | 5 | 2,962 | 5

Many of us have a tote bag, box, shelf, or even a bookcase full of gear. Many of us loan out this...

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June 1 Jamaica Bay wetland planting photography

by liz over 3 years ago | 0 | 1,739 | 0

Image courtesy the American Littoral Society **This event is posted on behalf of [Gena Wirth...

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Come try spectrometry at Science Hack Day

by liz over 3 years ago | 0 | 1,489 | 0

Hands on exploration of the principles of spectrometry, a perfect time to try it out for yours...

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quick pics from EcoHackNYC

by liz over 3 years ago | 0 | 1,554 | 0

With Mariko, Chris and others: **Activities: htt...

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oil testing station presentation

by liz over 3 years ago | 0 | 1,137 | 0

Illustration by Jeff Warren <iframe src="http://www.slideshare.net/slideshow/embed_code/344963...

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Event--Civic Science and the Gowanus

by liz over 3 years ago | 0 | 1,676 | 0

Join the Gowanus Canal Conservancy and The NYC Urban Field Station’s Science of the Living City S...

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Youth of Ironbound set 2014 garden goals

by liz over 3 years ago | 0 | 1,076 | 0

**This note is posted on behalf of Emily Turonis, garden manager at Ironbound Community Corporati...

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mental maps of Ironbound

by liz over 3 years ago | 0 | 1,746 | 0

The youth did a mental mapping exercise of important parts of our neighborhood in Ironbound, Newa...

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Gowanus CSI: Creek Scene Investigation

by liz over 3 years ago | 1 | 3,320 | 0

This note is posted on behalf of Eymund: _**The Gowanus CSI Team (Gowanu...

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Prospect Park spring mapping project

by liz over 3 years ago | 1 | 3,255 | 0

This note is posted on behalf of Eymund. **Background for a potential M...

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VIDEO: hunting for groundwater springs

by liz over 3 years ago | 0 | 1,702 | 0

**This note is posted in behalf of Eymund, and is reposted from the [Flickr St...

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Planning Jamaica Bay mapping sites

by liz over 3 years ago | 0 | 2,543 | 0

This note is posted on behalf of Eymund. Eymund is working with Gena Wi...

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Staten Island North Shore meets with GLAM

by liz over 3 years ago | 0 | 1,318 | 0

This morning Beryl Thurman (North Shore Waterfront Conservancy) and Melissa Checker (CUNY) met wi...

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EcoHack NYC May 9-10

by liz over 3 years ago | 0 | 1,285 | 0

The New York City location of EcoHack World (see http://publiclab.org/notes/liz/05-06-2014/eco...

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EcoHack in four global locations

by liz over 3 years ago | 0 | 1,844 | 0

May 9-10, 2014 http://ecohack.org/ For nearly three years now, we've been building ...

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reducing reflections in foldup spec

by liz almost 4 years ago | 2 | 1,930 | 2

Originally, it was stoft who pointed out that the shininess...

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Presentation on how we collaborate

by liz almost 4 years ago | 0 | 1,448 | 0

Joined the OSDC.tw community for their 2014 conference--such wonderful people ...

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trying to use foldable spec

by liz almost 4 years ago | 4 | 985 | 0

use the foldable spec and mobile spectral workbench in Firefox on Android I am using spe...

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EcoHack is back, and this time it’s global! May 9th & 10th

by liz almost 4 years ago | 0 | 1,924 | 0

_Lead image by [jatorre on flickr](https://www.flickr.com/photos/jatorre/6316165230/sizes/l/in/se...

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How is water turbidity regulated?

warren asked about 15 days ago

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Best PLab demo ideas for a large group?

pdhixenbaugh asked about 2 months ago

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Do you know examples of direct community environmental interventions?

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gretchengehrke asked about 3 months ago

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How has pH testing evolved over time?

liz asked about 4 months ago

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What do the terms attainment and nonattainment mean?

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liz asked about 6 months ago

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Unable to use back camera on an android phone

Vman asked about 7 months ago

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Calculating volume from ground level photos?

warren asked about 11 months ago

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What seeds sprout fastest?

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warren asked about 11 months ago

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How is stormwater regulated?

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stevie asked about 12 months ago

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Buggy spectral meter? Galaxy S7...

sirkubax asked about about 1 year ago

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Is there an iPhone app for foldable spectrometer?

CanfieldC asked about about 1 year ago

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Question: What is the Open Source Community's Take the MIT License?

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nshapiro asked about over 1 year ago

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Does the new Question feature work?

warren asked about over 1 year ago

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View these maps at MapKnitter.org »

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liz was awarded the Basic Barnstar by warren for their work published in Comment piece in Nature about peer review.