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Rain Barrel and Rain Gauge Build with 7th Ward Residents

by stevie about 2 months ago | 3 | 224 | -2

This past weekend, Public Lab and Recharge NOLA, with Water Wise 7th Ward, led a joint workshop t...

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Event: Mapping wetlands and algae blooms

by stevie 3 months ago | 1 | 469 | 0

Recently, Lake Pontchartrain suffered from a harmful algae bloom. This bloom was spotted along th...

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LaMotte and Earth Force low cost Water Monitoring kit

by stevie 4 months ago | 0 | 310 | 3

We've been working with the Boys and Girls club in Gulfport, Mississippi with the Steps coalition...

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Public Lab nonprofit job posting: Business and Operations Manager

by Delaney 6 months ago | 1 | 943 | 3

Start Date: April 2018 Location: New Orleans, LA Terms: Full time The Public Labor...

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Public Lab Community Newsletter: December 2017

by Delaney 8 months ago | 0 | 216 | 0

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

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Water Wise NOLA Rain Barrel Build!

by stevie 9 months ago | 0 | 227 | 0

Sharing a note (and above image) from [Water Wise NOLA][1]:: Water Wise NOLA is participating ...

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MapKnitter map of Bayou Casotte on a calm, sunny day

by eustatic 9 months ago | 4 | 210 | 3

link text <i...

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Public Lab Community Newsletter: October 2017

by Delaney 10 months ago | 0 | 229 | 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 10 months ago | 0 | 207 | 0

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

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Interview: Yvette Arellano

by stevie 10 months ago | 0 | 224 | 3

_Lead Image from [YES! Magazine](http://www.yesmagazine.org/planet/cop21-meet-five-everyday-peopl...

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Hurricane Harvey Industrial Impact Image Sorting

by gilbert 10 months ago | 4 | 235 | 2

![image description](https://publiclab.org/system/images/photos/000/021/935/large/unnamed.jpg "un...

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WATER QUALITY MONITORING IN ALABAMA

by gilbert 10 months ago | 0 | 447 | 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 10 months ago | 2 | 342 | 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 11 months ago | 0 | 421 | 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 11 months ago | 1 | 309 | 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 11 months ago | 0 | 190 | 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 New Contributor 12 months ago | 8 | 394 | 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 12 months ago | 0 | 463 | 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 12 months ago | 1 | 453 | 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 12 months ago | 0 | 141 | 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 about 1 year ago | 0 | 472 | 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 about 1 year ago | 0 | 250 | 5

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 about 1 year ago | 0 | 218 | 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 about 1 year ago | 0 | 196 | 1

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

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