Study design
study-design

Some communities facing environmental health concerns start a research project to document and build accountability -- producing data that can be used in advocacy, regulatory action and more. For an in-depth guide to planning out an environmental monitoring study, see this page: https://publiclab.org/wiki/start-enviro-monitor-study The guide touches on topics like: * Determining the Question at Hand * Researcher Resources * Geographic Scope * Types of Samples * Sampling Methods * Data Storage * Interpreting Data * Data Advocacy ## Questions [questions:study-design] **** More on study design: [notes:study-design] ...


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JasmineKurb "Creating something is not easy it takes time and effort. Students and also teachers are facing difficulties of shortage of time they are not able t..." | Read more » 11 days ago
warren "Also want to point at "telling a data story" by @renee and @bhamster: https://publiclab.org/notes/bhamster/12-02-2021/create-a-data-story-to-commu..." | Read more » 3 months ago
maheenkamal "ERP systems bring together various aspects of corporate management, including human resources, finance and accounting, planning, inventory manageme..." | Read more » 5 months ago
seankmcginnis "This is an interesting model from the International Hydrographic Organization (IHO) for collecting bathymetry data. They have established standards..." | Read more » 11 months ago
peralatanlab "Great discussion! " | Read more » 11 months ago
jjcreedon "Yes, I might add that our soil sampling toolkit and instructions were developed to meet EPA procedures and protocols. " | Read more » 11 months ago
Ag8n "While inexpensive tests will always be the need ( as in test strips) the group should transition to more sophisticated tests, as possible. This wo..." | Read more » 11 months ago
Ag8n "A mess up on my part. "How trace depends on the grade of DEHP they bought" should read "How trace depends on the grade of TOTM they bought.". My bad " | Read more » 11 months ago
Ag8n "On your note on phthalates- a question. Were you talking about bis 2ethyl,hexyl phthalate (DEHP) or bis n-octylphthalate (DnOP)? A lot of medica..." | Read more » 12 months ago
bhamster "Thanks for outlining these additional considerations @fongvania! For context, this question came from a community member during a public event for..." | Read more » 12 months ago
liz "Hi @fongvania, what an important and enormous question you've opened here! Could you put a finer point on it? Otherwise, we could write a book for ..." | Read more » 12 months ago
liz "Linking to this great 2010 Clean Air Act Academic Research Policy Manifesto: http://www.cacwny.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/AcademicResearchPolic..." | Read more » 12 months ago
Wendydelgado "My students enjoyed reviewing other projects and using the rubric. " | Read more » about 1 year ago
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Ag8n "I don't know what level (school or community) this is taught at. Can this be tied into something like a science fair? Many of these already exist...." | Read more » about 1 year ago
liz "Thanks Jeff! :smiley: It might be interesting as well to trace back to indigenous data sovereignty values, concepts, practices co-developed in the..." | Read more » over 1 year ago
jjcreedon "Why do we need to discuss this problem in the first place and figure out a solution? This is an injustice within itself, thanks for this post @warr..." | Read more » over 1 year ago
alexandretrio1992 "Hi I think we can detect Ethylene Oxide through air quality sensor, but i am not sure how effective it is, but I am sure some gas detectors will de..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
gccummings25 "Thank you for your response! You're right in that I need to refine the logistics and parameters. There's no real budget, but because I'm a student ..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
nshapiro "Hi Grace, Glad you are bringing attention to this issue! I was unaware of this until an attorney friend in ATL forwarded this story to me the other..." | Read more » over 2 years ago