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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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Joined over 7 years ago

Forgotten stream hypothesis and proof of concept dye tracing in Gowanus Canal 5th Street basin

by liz over 3 years ago | 0 | 2,594 | 0

September 7, 2014 This note documents Eymund's work on making the groundwater--hypothes...

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The garden mapping goes on despite cracking carbon fiber

by liz over 3 years ago | 0 | 2,835 | 0

September 30, 2014 Green Garden Community Garden mapping in Newark, NJ. Depicted above, Frank and...

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How to process infragram images

by liz over 3 years ago | 4 | 2,621 | 1

Process this raw infragram, taken by a hand-converted infrablue camera (originally beinging to...

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Gowanus All Day

by liz over 3 years ago | 1 | 2,952 | 1

Pics from Saturday September 27th: [![IMG_1186.JPG](https://i.publiclab.org/system/images/phot...

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Public Lab Launches a Kickstarter for a Homebrew Oil Testing Kit

by liz over 3 years ago | 1 | 3,295 | 1

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 24, 2014 _New Do-It-Yoursel...

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World Maker Faire 2014

by liz over 3 years ago | 3 | 2,076 | 0

Public Lab will be exhibiting for our fourth year at World Maker Faire this weekend! New York Ha...

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Newark Green Garden 2nd aerials

by liz over 3 years ago | 0 | 2,572 | 1

Yesterday, Frank, Carla, Mia and I met at Green Garden after a morning rain shower to collect th...

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North Brooklyn Boat Club reporting increased oil sightings

by liz over 3 years ago | 2 | 2,106 | 1

Develop a sampling procedure for oil sheen on water to support groups such the North Brooklyn ...

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Newark Green Garden goal setting

by liz over 3 years ago | 0 | 1,400 | 0

This week, Carla, Elizabeth and I determined goals, programs, quantifiable outcomes, and way of m...

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Better communicate the purpose of research notes

by liz over 3 years ago | 3 | 2,197 | 2

Better communicate what research notes are for. This could be a static illustration as @warren...

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Thermal Fishing Club

by liz over 3 years ago | 8 | 1,073 | 4

Connect the activity of thermal fishing with existing communities of expertise, i.e. fishermen...

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OpenHour NYC IRL

by liz over 3 years ago | 0 | 1,636 | 1

Great OpenHour event last night, NYC crew met up in person at the lab. We put the google hangout ...

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Annotating the North Shore

by liz over 3 years ago | 0 | 1,048 | 0

Staten Island's North Shore Waterfront Conservancy is making a map featuring individual indust...

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map of Green Garden June 27 2014

by liz over 3 years ago | 4 | 1,389 | 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 | 2,649 | 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 | 1,496 | 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 | 1,420 | 1

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

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Lending Libraries

by liz almost 4 years ago | 5 | 2,971 | 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 almost 4 years ago | 0 | 1,740 | 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 almost 4 years ago | 0 | 1,529 | 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 almost 4 years ago | 0 | 1,568 | 0

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

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oil testing station presentation

by liz almost 4 years ago | 0 | 1,138 | 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 almost 4 years ago | 0 | 1,720 | 0

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

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



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