Sasaki has announced a new digital tool that will collect feedback from homeowners, renters, and tourists in the Jersey Shore area in order to inform their resiliency design ideas for the Rebuild by Design competition. Share your input, and then share the tool with your friends and networks.
The EPA's National Stormwater Calculator has been recently updated. The desktop application, useful to anyone interested in reducing runoff from a property, estimates the annual amount of rainwater and frequency of runoff at any specific site in the country.
Social Media and Sandy
Rutgers graduate Elizabeth Herlihy created a short documentary showing the critical role that social media played in disseminating information and coordinating resources after Sandy. Read more.
NJ Coastal Flood Exposure and Protecting Salt Marshes
Learn more about New Jersey's coastal flood exposure and modeling the fate of New Jersey's salt marshes under future sea level rise; these fact sheets and other adaptation resources are linked here.
Better Buildings Case Competition
The Department of Energy is awarding $100,000 for the best web and mobile applications that use a featured Application Programming Interface (API) for unique problem-solving. Deadline: March 9, 2014. More information here.