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DOT Releases New Online Tool to Help Promote Health through Transportation

November 4, 2015 - in Analysis, Corporate, Transportation

Washington, DC – The U.S. Department of Transportation has joined with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to launch a new online tool that provides profiles of how transportation may be affecting human health in each State and region. The…

New Online Tool Tracks Water Quality in the Nation’s Rivers and Streams

A new USGS online tool provides graphical summaries of nutrients and sediment levels in rivers and streams across the Nation. The online tool can be used…

USGS Releases Online Tool for Estimating Atrazine Levels in Streams and Rivers

April 2, 2015 - in Modeling, Products, Water

RESTON, April 1, 2015—A new online, interactive tool for estimating atrazine concentrations in streams and rivers is now available. The online mapping…

Azavea Wins SBIR Grant to Develop Web-Based Hyper Local Climate Impact Assessment Modeling Service

April 28, 2014 - in Analysis, Corporate, Environment

Azavea, a geospatial analysis (GIS) software development company, was awarded a Phase I Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant of $225,000 by the U.S. Department of Energy to develop an online local climate impact assessment tool.  In partnership…

Urban Planning for a Changing Climate

November 6, 2013 - in Analysis, Planning, Projects

Rising sea levels, severe storms, droughts, hotter summers and colder winters are just some of the threats Europe's cities face from a changing climate. Urban planners need to be able to take into account these and other effects of climate change if they are…