Visionmaker Jamaica Bay

Worksite Location
Queens, NY (Jamaica Bay) or New York, NY (location of NYC CCE office)
Faculty Sponsor
Art Degaetano
Project Summary and Intended Outcomes

Increase understanding of how disturbances impact natural and human systems in urban watersheds through resiliency-focused research of Jamaica Bay, and to engage government and community stakeholders in the translation of that knowledge toward a more resilient system.

Roles and Responsibilities

Integrating cutting-edge efforts from across the natural and social
sciences including climate sciences, engineering, and sustainability
and resilience studies, to create a comprehensive research, monitoring, education and outreach program.

Qualifications and Previous Coursework
Benefits and Skills