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Northeast US and Eastern Canada

This is a regional page for the Public Lab community in the northeastern United States and eastern Canada, reaching from Washington DC to the Maritime Provinces. Join the mailing list--publiclab-northeast--in the left sidebar. Also, look through the places listed below and see if your locality is already organizing locally. If so, join its local mailing list and subscribe to relevant tags on the website.

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Join us at LEAFFEST 2017

by cfastie 3 months ago | 4 | 270 | 2

Above: A precocious sugar maple on September 8 at LEAFFEST HQ. WHAT: An annual Public Lab ...

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Adventures on the Gowanus on a July Evening

by eustatic 5 months ago | 2 | 166 | 7

Inspired by common ancestry with Fundulus, four of us got in the waters of the Gowanus, and saw ...

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Photos from a kite mapping party in Somerville

by warren 5 months ago | 0 | 139 | 0

Hi, all - we had a great #kite-mapping-party on Monday evening, over a dozen people came out to m...

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Next Saturday: Timelapse Kit workshop and Social Emergency Response Center in Somerville

by warren 9 months ago | 4 | 126 | 1

Hi, all -- on March 18th, next Saturday, a couple things are happening _you may want to join ...

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Renegotiating Expertise: a talk at ClimateX MIT

by warren 11 months ago | 4 | 73 | 3

I gave a talk today at [MIT's ClimateX course][1], which is open to the public. The speaker note...

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Southwest Boston CDC seeks volunteers for land and water restoration

by Patalvarez 11 months ago | 0 | 39 | 1

For Public Lab 12-23-16 Southwest Boston Community Development Corporation (SWBCDC) P...

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Aerial mapping a reclaimed landfill

by cfastie about 1 year ago | 0 | 580 | 3

*Above: A high point on the capped surface of the retired municipal landfill at Bristol, VT. At r...

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LEAFFEST 2016

by cfastie over 1 year ago | 15 | 872 | 5

*Above: LEAFFEST HQ with garden and tenting grounds during the third annual LEAFFEST (2014). Phot...

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Return to Planet LEAFFEST

by cfastie about 2 years ago | 0 | 1,925 | 1

*Above: Dramatic differences in the surface of Planet LEAFFEST have been documented by repeat fly...

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NYS DEC Oil Samples

by liz about 2 years ago | 0 | 2,111 | 2

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

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Fall delayed as LEAFFEST looms

by cfastie about 2 years ago | 0 | 1,772 | 3

Salisbury Vermont (LEAFFEST HQ) -- After nearly a decade of study, scientists in Vermont h...

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LEAFFEST 2015

by cfastie over 2 years ago | 1 | 1,863 | 2

Above: The third annual LEAFFEST (2014) WHAT: An annual meetup to refine Public Lab to...

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Hunter's Point South

by liz over 2 years ago | 4 | 2,085 | 1

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

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Thermal Fishing Bob Development Workshop

by kgrevera over 2 years ago | 2 | 1,856 | 3

I am working with Professor Sara Wylie to further develop the [thermal fishing bob](http://ww...

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Reflection Salty Scandal

by vvincent almost 3 years ago | 0 | 1,010 | 1

Virginia Vincent The idea of sensor journalism was initially a waste of time to me. I didn’t u...

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OpenDroneMap: Open Source Toolkit for processing Civilian Drone Imagery gets orthophotos

by smathermather almost 3 years ago | 6 | 11,669 | 5

OpenDroneMap (http://opendronemap.github.io/odm/) is a tool to postprocess small Unmanned Aeri...

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Newtown Creek Alliance public meeting

by liz about 3 years ago | 0 | 1,671 | 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 about 3 years ago | 7 | 4,341 | 4

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

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Aerial Balloon Mapping in Amherst, MA

by aferland about 3 years ago | 8 | 2,314 | 1

Use one of the public labs DIY helium balloons to do mapping of a local invasive aquatic plant *...

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Public Lab Holiday Party on Saturday, December 6

by Hudonnoodles about 3 years ago | 24 | 3,015 | 3

[![holiday_party!.jpg](https://i.publiclab.org/system/images/photos/000/007/831/medium/holiday_pa...

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Mapping (in)formal and formal recycling sites and flows: Nicaragua to Boston

by MollyDanielsson about 3 years ago | 2 | 1,853 | 2

This is an article by Eliana Blaine for [Grassroots Mapping Issue #6 on Waste](http://publi...

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Newtown Creek EPA Superfund CAG meeting

by liz about 3 years ago | 0 | 2,808 | 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 about 3 years ago | 5 | 3,082 | 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 about 3 years ago | 0 | 2,573 | 0

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

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The garden mapping goes on despite cracking carbon fiber

by liz about 3 years ago | 0 | 2,823 | 0

September 30, 2014 Green Garden Community Garden mapping in Newark, NJ. Depicted above, Frank and...

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How to process infragram images

by liz about 3 years ago | 4 | 2,607 | 1

Process this raw infragram, taken by a hand-converted infrablue camera (originally beinging to...

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Gowanus All Day

by liz about 3 years ago | 1 | 2,931 | 1

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

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Brendan & Claire's Water Samples -- Emerson Data Viz

by cnobles about 3 years ago | 1 | 2,109 | 2

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GLAM Event 9/27/14

by yvv about 3 years ago | 1 | 1,544 | 1

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

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LEAFFEST aerials

by cfastie about 3 years ago | 1 | 3,056 | 3

*Image above: Teddy and the Iris with the radio remote transmitter (bottom center), and his lapto...

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