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MapKnitter map of Bayou Casotte on a calm, sunny day

by eustatic 8 days ago | 4 | 102 | 3

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Public Lab Community Newsletter: October 2017

by Delaney 26 days ago | 0 | 123 | 1

We send this out monthly to your inboxes in addition to sharing it on [publiclab.org](http://pu...

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MapKnitter map of Hog Bayou, Mobile County

by stevie about 1 month ago | 0 | 92 | 0

Draft map from Mobile County. <iframe src="https://mapknitter.org/embed/hog-bayou-mobile-county" ...

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WATER QUALITY MONITORING IN ALABAMA

by gilbert about 1 month ago | 0 | 357 | 0

[Photo Credit: Bridge the Gulf, from Article by Joe Womack "Africatown's Hog Bayou" 12/04/2014]...

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Event sorting images from Harvey

by stevie about 1 month ago | 2 | 184 | 0

In the aftermath of Harvey, tracking pollution events related to the hurricane has been a dauntin...

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Workshop: Mapping the Africatown Connections Blueway

by stevie 2 months ago | 0 | 229 | 2

_Lead image thanks to THE CROWD & THE CLOUD, CrowdAndCloud.org, supported by NSF, the National Sc...

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Notes and Reflections from Hurricane Preparedness Discussion/Dinner

by stevie 2 months ago | 1 | 234 | 2

Monday, [Water Works][1] hosted Hurricane Preparedness Discussion and Dinner event in partnership...

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Report-back from second Open Call on Hurricane Harvey response and coordination

by warren 3 months ago | 0 | 128 | 1

We again had an Open Call yesterday on the topic of Harvey response and ~6+ pe...

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Catch Basins 101: How to clean a catch basin with one person in 68 minutes.

by dmunchak 3 months ago | 8 | 155 | 4

It's not rocket science. Next time you take a shower look down at the drain. Marvel at how the wa...

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AFRICATOWN BLUEWAY -PUBLIC LAB NAS WORKSHOP-PRICHARD, AL

by gilbert 3 months ago | 0 | 287 | 1

The Mobile Environmental Justice Action Coalition is a...

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MAPPING WORKSHOP AT DOCVILLE FARM IN VIOLET, LA – ST. BERNARD PARISH

by gilbert 3 months ago | 1 | 362 | 1

RESEARCH NOTE: MAPPING WORKSHOP AT DOCVILLE FARM IN VIOLET, LA -- ST. BERNARD PARISH On Fr...

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Interview: Karen Savage

by stevie 3 months ago | 0 | 77 | 0

Photo by [Kayana Szymczak][1] When I started working in New Orleans, one of the first, and mos...

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Community Mapping in St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana

by stevie 3 months ago | 0 | 315 | 0

Join Public Lab, the [Meraux Foundation][1], and collaborators for a hands on Do-It-Together comm...

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Exploring New Stormwater Monitoring Methods

by stevie 4 months ago | 0 | 160 | 4

Here in New Orleans, we've been involved in the larger conversation with the Public Lab community...

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Stormwater Workshop 6: Monitoring and Lessons Learned

by stevie 4 months ago | 0 | 147 | 1

After a month of stormwater monitoring and collecting data, we got together for one more workshop...

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Quick Kite Survey of Bayou St John Wetland, post-Cindy, July 1st 2017

by eustatic 4 months ago | 0 | 119 | 1

Miriam and I wanted to see how quickly we could survey the [Bayou St John wetland.](https://publi...

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Stormwater Workshop 4 Report: Implementing a Stormwater Study

by stevie 5 months ago | 0 | 119 | 0

On June 3rd a group met in New Orleans for the fourth workshop in the Stormwater Series. In this ...

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Public Lab Community Newsletter: May 2017

by klie 6 months ago | 0 | 140 | 0

We send this out monthly to your inboxes in addition to sharing it on [publiclab.org](http://pub...

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Stormwater Workshop 3 Report: Designing a Stormwater Study

by stevie 6 months ago | 0 | 191 | 2

On May 6th, we met for the third in the [Stormwater Workshop Series][1] on "Designing a Stormwate...

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Public Lab receives Gulf Coast support from the National Academies

by Shannon 6 months ago | 0 | 213 | 1

_This press release is cross-posted from the [National Academies' Gulf Research Program](http://w...

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Stormwater Workshop Two Report: Community Mapping

by stevie 7 months ago | 1 | 262 | 3

On April 8th 12 people gathered for the second in the [Stormwater Workshop series][1]. The goal o...

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Introduction to Stormwater Workshop 1 Report

by stevie 8 months ago | 0 | 228 | 2

On March 4th, we hosted an event in New Orleans that was the first of the [New Orleans Stormwater...

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Stormwater Workshop Series in New Orleans!

by stevie 10 months ago | 0 | 750 | 2

**Public Lab will be starting a new workshop series in New Orleans focusing on Stormwater and Flo...

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Landfill leachate in Louisiana ditches?

by eustatic about 1 year ago | 3 | 480 | 4

Let's take water samples in the Plaquemines ditches on Woodlands Hwy, and discuss how to use p...

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Looking for New Orleans Pole Mappers

by eloisereid over 1 year ago | 2 | 601 | 1

Next Week: Tuesday, June 14th, Wednesday the 15th and Thursday 16th I am looking for people who a...

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Reflecting on the Depth Sensor Build

by stevie over 1 year ago | 0 | 862 | 7

May 16-19, 2016, Propeller, Public Lab, IDIYA, and Water Works hosted an event to invite communit...

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dronecopter vs kite evaluation: Bayou St John June 5th 2016

by eustatic over 1 year ago | 0 | 620 | 2

Compare time spent, quality, and expense of Kite photos of Bayou St John wetland vs photos ...

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Riffing on the riffle for a depth sensor, update from 2014

by eustatic over 1 year ago | 0 | 695 | 1

Here's a video of Don at I at 3am, when a lot of progress on the "Dribble", a Riffle for a depth ...

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Depth Sensor Build!

by stevie over 1 year ago | 0 | 1,253 | 2

Background image above credit to the New Orleans Advocate, John McCusker Public Lab, IDIYA, ...

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