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Welcome! A great overview on New York City issues and local agendas is presented in NYC's Environmental Justice Alliance's Climate Justice Agenda: http://nyc-eja.org/public/publications/NYC_ClimateJusticeAgenda.pdf

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NYC Data Rescue working group meeting tonight

by liz 28 days ago | 1 | 7 | 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 2 months ago | 3 | 15 | 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 about 1 year ago | 6 | 1,873 | 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 about 1 year ago | 2 | 1,282 | 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 about 1 year ago | 4 | 1,581 | 4

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 about 1 year ago | 15 | 1,145 | 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 over 1 year ago | 0 | 882 | 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 over 1 year ago | 0 | 1,110 | 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 over 1 year ago | 0 | 561 | 0

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

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MapKnitter map of LunaPark

by zaphit over 1 year ago | 3 | 874 | 0

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NYS DEC Oil Samples

by liz over 1 year ago | 0 | 2,088 | 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 over 1 year ago | 1 | 4,043 | 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 over 1 year ago | 1 | 1,732 | 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 over 1 year ago | 1 | 1,379 | 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 over 1 year ago | 4 | 2,067 | 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 over 1 year ago | 8 | 1,887 | 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 almost 2 years ago | 2 | 2,754 | 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 almost 2 years ago | 2 | 1,588 | 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 about 2 years ago | 5 | 2,516 | 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 about 2 years ago | 0 | 1,612 | 0

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

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Having Fun while Exploring a Sinking World

by eymund over 2 years ago | 3 | 3,453 | 4

"..I see everything that made me lying around in invisible pieces. When I look too hard, it goe...

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Newtown Creek Alliance public meeting

by liz over 2 years ago | 0 | 1,645 | 0

Posting on behalf of Willis Elkins: November 19, 2014, 7 pm to 9pm McCarren Park Co...

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OpenDroneMap -- Automatic postprocessing aerial data

by smathermather over 2 years ago | 7 | 4,181 | 4

OpenDroneMap (http://opendronemap.github.io/odm/) is inten...

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Report back on Creative Commons Sensor licensing workshop

by liz over 2 years ago | 0 | 2,448 | 0

To evaluate current open hardware licensing and explore gaps specifically facing distributed sens...

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Public Lab workshops at International Conference of Crisis Mappers

by liz over 2 years ago | 6 | 2,793 | 0

**Thursday November 6, there are all day Public Lab workshops leading up to the International Con...

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Decolonized Skies at Apexart

by liz over 2 years ago | 0 | 1,885 | 3

http://apexart.org/events/diy-drones.php **https://www.facebook.com/events/3163393...

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Newtown Creek EPA Superfund CAG meeting

by liz over 2 years ago | 0 | 2,773 | 0

Above: CAG co-chairs Mike Schade opening the meeting. **This note documents the events at t...

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next attempts at dye tracing

by liz over 2 years ago | 5 | 3,054 | 1

September 27, 2014 This note documents Eymund's dye tracing experiments at two sites. ...

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

by liz over 2 years ago | 0 | 2,545 | 0

September 7, 2014 This note documents Eymund's work on making the groundwater--hypothes...

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Gowanus All Day

by liz over 2 years ago | 1 | 2,896 | 1

Pics from Saturday September 27th: [![IMG_1186.JPG](https://i.publiclab.org/system/images/phot...

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