Citizen Science

Citizen Science

Published on 11 February 2022
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Weather Ready
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Citizen Science
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Mattapoisett, Massachusetts
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In 2016, Mattapoisett, MA was facing issues brought on by floods.
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To fix it, they...
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Made Marks
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Installed flood markers around town to find patterns...
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Asked Around
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Interviewed residents who had experience with flooding to introduce old and new ideas...
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Read All About It
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...And created a library of images that showed the impact of storms and flooding on them...
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All to create interactive maps that consider the measures needed in case of a flood, using prior knowledge!