New York City

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Event: Oct 24, 2018 Crowdsourcing Stormwater Solutions at The Nature Conservancy

by nwhysel New Contributor 5 days ago | 2 | 71 | 0

Take on the NYC Stormwater Design Challenge! Join the Nature Conservancy, Decision Fish, Clicksu...

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Community Microscopes at Maker Faire NYC

by bronwen 19 days ago | 1 | 81 | 2

On Sunday September 23, Public Lab had the opportunity to lead a hands-on microscope workshop fo...

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Crowdsourcing lead testing in NYC parks and playgrounds

by smmontgom about 1 month ago | 5 | 216 | 0

I've been working with a small group of volunteers on a project to test NYC public drinking fount...

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Conversation on decentralizing data storage and mesh networks

by liz 9 months ago | 0 | 242 | 1

We had a great conversation last night at New America Foundation (here was the event posting http...

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NYC Data Rescue working group meeting tonight

by liz over 1 year ago | 1 | 174 | 0

Environmental data -- accessing it, generating it, using it for advocacy -- is at the heart of ou...

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EDGI FOIA event at CUNY in New York City & online

by liz over 1 year ago | 3 | 329 | 3

This event will be at the [Center for Urban Environmental Reform][1], hosted by [CUNY School of L...

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Preliminary LED and isopropyl alcohol solvent tests for oil fluorescence analysis

by warren over 2 years ago | 6 | 2,117 | 4

Just wanted to post a followup to @matej's post about the Sunview Luncheonette event -- we had a ...

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Report: Public Lab Workshop at Sunview

by Matej over 2 years ago | 2 | 1,368 | 2

[![PL_Workshop_Sunview-3356.jpg](//i.publiclab.org/system/images/photos/000/014/411/medium/PL_Wor...

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Collecting Oil Sheen on Newtown Creek, Dutch Kills, Queens, NY

by Matej over 2 years ago | 4 | 2,037 | 5

On a cold day of .... Willis Elkins (North Brooklyn Boat Club and Newtown Creek Alliance) took m...

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Public Lab Workshop at the Sunview Luncheonette

by Matej over 2 years ago | 15 | 1,345 | 3

Join for experiments in collecting oil sheens and and identifying where did they came from! Publ...

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OpenHour winter gathering in NYC

by liz almost 3 years ago | 0 | 916 | 1

Attending: Carla Green, Green Community Garden urban agriculturalist and Certified Master Ga...

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Legacy oil spills under Pfizer building

by liz almost 3 years ago | 0 | 1,139 | 0

Here are three diagrams brought by Randy Austin of NYS DEC from their internal review and trackin...

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North Shore Community Resiliency Assessment Memorandum

by liz almost 3 years ago | 0 | 585 | 0

Staten Island, NYC: North Shore Community Resiliency Assessment Memorandum **Issued by the...

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MapKnitter map of LunaPark

by zaphit almost 3 years ago | 3 | 893 | 0

<iframe src="https://mapknitter.org/embed/lunapark" style="border:none" width="100%" height="400p...

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NYS DEC Oil Samples

by liz about 3 years ago | 0 | 2,157 | 2

New York State Department of Conservation oil samples, from left: Bakken Crude (that tr...

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Open Hour Viewing (and pizza!)

by bronwen about 3 years ago | 1 | 4,123 | 2

Join us at the Pfizer space this Wednesday, Sept 9th for an Open Hour viewing, with pizza generou...

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NYC Climate Justice Youth Summit

by liz about 3 years ago | 1 | 1,838 | 1

Reposting from http://uproseclimateyouthsummit.blogspot.com/ When: Thursday August 6, 2...

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Western NY Community Based Science for Action Regional Workshop: Tonawanda, NY

by liz about 3 years ago | 1 | 1,501 | 0

Friday September 18th: Kick off with a "toxic tour:" Bus tour of Tonawanda and Love Canal ...

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Hunter's Point South

by liz about 3 years ago | 4 | 2,098 | 1

There is a group documenting the "post-natural" Hunters Point South before it turns into this:...

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Case Study: Using Aerial Imagery to Pressure Industrial Polluters into Stormwater Compliance

by gretchengehrke about 3 years ago | 8 | 1,961 | 2

This is Part 1 of an ongoing series of case studies by Gretchen Ge...

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April 12 Newtown Creek balloon mapping pics

by liz over 3 years ago | 2 | 2,812 | 0

Willis shows the camera rig: [![IMG_4864.JPG](https://i.publiclab.org/system/images/photos/000...

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Newtown Creek Workshop with Balloon Photography

by nameiswillis New Contributor over 3 years ago | 2 | 1,688 | 3

http://www.newtowncreekalliance.org/april-12th-north-henry-st-workshop/ Please join the Newt...

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Haze over chilly Manhattan

by liz over 3 years ago | 5 | 2,550 | 1

Is this haze from heavy oils being burned, like the infamous Heating Oil #6? "New Yorkers b...

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Citizen Science Investigations on the Waterfront

by liz over 3 years ago | 0 | 1,700 | 0

Urban planner and citizen-scientist Eymund Diegel has used kites, helium-filled balloons, and ...

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