Current Projects

NSF Smithsonian Drones

NSF Smithsonian Drones

We work with Smithsonian to map eelgrass beds while training community partners and citizen scientists about the use of drones for mapping environmental change along the U.S. Pacific coast. NSF & Smithsonian Eelgrass Drone Mapping About NSF Project A new collaborative $1.3 million dollar grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) supports Citizen Science GIS…

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Open Reef

Open Reef

We create high resolution, open aerial imagery of vulnerable island and coastal environments with affordable, consumer-level drones and share it online for free.

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GeoBus™

GeoBus™

We host a 40 foot reclaimed city bus with a mobile citizen science laboratory focused on maps, apps & drones that visits Florida K-12 schools.

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NSF Coastal Connections

NSF Coastal Connections

We aim to better understand people’s connections to the Indian River Lagoon in Florida, and how these emotional connections impact coastal restoration.

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NSF REU & RET Site

NSF REU & RET Site

We provide funded international experiences in Orlando & Belize for U.S. undergraduates and K-12 educators in community GIS and citizen science that connect research to real-world problem solving inclusive of knowledge from local stakeholders.

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