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NYSG’s new Environmental Justice Mapping Tools Guide highlights publicly available online tools, like the Environmental Protection Agency’s EJSCREEN tool (pictured above), to connect communities with data for exploring environmental justice locally.

Environmental Justice Mapping Tools for NYS Communities |
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The purpose of this document is to collect information about free, easy-to-use mapping tools that can be used by communities, educators, students, and environmental practitioners to help investigate and define their context and plan projects. As we explored each resource we were guided by environmental justice and how mapping can be a resource for communities to approach environmental issues that matter to them.

Webinar: November 17, 2020 from 2-3pm EST  | Register here 

Are you interested in learning about free online mapping tools that can help you investigate environmental justice (EJ) in your community?  

Join us for a free webinar about New York Sea Grant’s new Environmental Justice Mapping Tools guide. The new guide includes 22 online mapping tools covering a range of topics that help build context around race, class, and the environment. This webinar will include an introduction to environmental justice, how to use the EJ mapping tools guide, and demonstrations of select mapping tools. This webinar is meant for community members, educators, students, and environmental practitioners so that they may ask their own questions and inform their own analysis. 

This webinar will be recorded and posted here afterwards.


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New York Sea Grant (NYSG), a cooperative program of Cornell University and the State University of New York (SUNY), is one of 34 university-based programs under the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s National Sea Grant College Program.

Since 1971, NYSG has represented a statewide network of integrated research, education and extension services promoting coastal community economic vitality, environmental sustainability and citizen awareness and understanding about the State’s marine and Great Lakes resources.

Through NYSG’s efforts, the combined talents of university scientists and extension specialists help develop and transfer science-based information to many coastal user groups—businesses and industries, federal, state and local government decision-makers and agency managers, educators, the media and the interested public.

The program maintains Great Lakes offices at Cornell University, University at Buffalo, SUNY Oswego and the Wayne County Cooperative Extension office in Newark. In the State's marine waters, NYSG has offices at Stony Brook University in Long Island, Brooklyn College and Cornell Cooperative Extension in NYC and Kingston in the Hudson Valley.

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