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OpenDroneMap -- Automatic postprocessing aerial data

by smathermather over 1 year ago | 7 | 3,533 | 4

What I want to do OpenDroneMap (http://opendronemap.github.io/odm/) is intended to be a tool to ...

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next attempts at dye tracing

by liz over 1 year ago | 5 | 2,635 | 1

What I want to do September 27, 2014 This note documents Eymund's dye tracing experiments at tw...

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

by liz over 1 year ago | 0 | 2,200 | 0

What I want to do September 7, 2014 This note documents Eymund's work on making the groundwater...

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Gowanus All Day

by liz over 1 year ago | 1 | 2,368 | 1

Pics from Saturday September 27th: treacherous conditions for a big red balloon: 6 people...

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GLAM Event 9/27/14

by yvv over 1 year ago | 1 | 1,301 | 1

Thank you to everyone who participated in Saturday's GLAM Event, it was a great success! It was ...

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GLAM Event

by yvv over 1 year ago | 6 | 1,479 | 1

Calling all balloon mappers and everyone interested! There is an upcoming Gowanus Low Altitude M...

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Water quality testing with a robot in the Gowanus Canal

by jeff over 1 year ago | 6 | 3,372 | 4

This is one of the robots used in the Brooklyn Atlantis project. We've recently fit it with YSI ...

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Goal-Setting for Upcoming GLAM Event

by yvv almost 2 years ago | 1 | 1,485 | 3

The GLAM, Gowanus Canal Conservancy, and Public Lab met on 8/13 to update and identify the goals ...

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The Most Radioactive Place in New York City

by eymund about 2 years ago | 0 | 2,665 | 2

What I want to do Share Information about a radioactive site in Ridgewood, Queens Liz Barry jus...

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Social & Technical Problems of Mother's Day Grassroots Mapping

by eymund about 2 years ago | 1 | 3,553 | 3

Mother's Day, 11 May 2014 Abigail and Eymund tested Public Lab's new 7 ft Delta Kite in Prospect...

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Event--Civic Science and the Gowanus

by liz about 2 years ago | 0 | 1,444 | 0

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

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Gowanus CSI: Creek Scene Investigation

by liz about 2 years ago | 1 | 2,781 | 0

This note is posted on behalf of Eymund: The Gowanus CSI Team (Gowanus Creek Scene Investigation...

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Prospect Park spring mapping project

by liz about 2 years ago | 1 | 2,842 | 0

This note is posted on behalf of Eymund. Background for a potential May 11 kite mapping excursio...

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VIDEO: hunting for groundwater springs

by liz about 2 years ago | 0 | 1,520 | 0

This note is posted in behalf of Eymund, and is reposted from the Flickr Stream of Proteus Gowanu...

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City Of Water Day oil spotting

by liz over 2 years ago | 0 | 3,529 | 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 almost 3 years ago | 1 | 1,784 | 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 almost 3 years ago | 0 | 1,621 | 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 almost 3 years ago | 0 | 1,757 | 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 3 years ago | 0 | 4,213 | 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 3 years ago | 1 | 4,311 | 1

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 3 years ago | 2 | 8,101 | 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 3 years ago | 2 | 5,595 | 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 3 years ago | 3 | 4,342 | 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 3 years ago | 0 | 2,043 | 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 3 years ago | 0 | 2,684 | 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 3 years ago | 0 | 1,826 | 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 almost 5 years ago | 8 | 13,088 | 2

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 4 years ago | 4 | 2,258 | 1

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

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GO SCUM update

by liz over 4 years ago | 0 | 2,862 | 1

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

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Gowanus water absorption spectrum

by warren almost 5 years ago | 0 | 2,482 | 0

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

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