Environmental Justice through Data: Exploring Environmental Advocacy and Storytelling through EJScreen

Wednesday, January 11, 2023 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Building 7A – Rotch Library, 7-238, GIS & Data Lab, Rotch Library
77 MASSACHUSETTS AVE, Cambridge, MA 02139

Learn how to use EJScreen, an environmental justice data and mapping tool, to gain insights into communities around the U.S. experiencing environmental harms. Participants will workshop how to use data from EJScreen and elsewhere to advocate for these communities. They will also learn about: The breadth and limits of publicly accessible environmental data; Telling compelling stories with data and mapping tools; Issues around data access and availability.

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