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ECO District Hampton Roads

Main Project Information
Presented By Garry Harris
Goal Advance ECO District Priorities
Task Participate in prescribed observations, measurements, research
Where Portsmouth, Virginia, United States of America
Description

ECO Districts Hampton Roads is a District Scale Initiative that utilizes a prescribed methodology to help advance challenged and underserved communities. It incorporates three imperatives; Equity, Resilience and Climate Protection. In addition, the methodology focuses on six priorities that include; Place Making, Connectivity, Resource Restoration, Health, and Wellness; Living Infrastructure, Prosperity, and Climate Adaptation. The ECO District Hampton Roads Citizen Science Corps will focus on projects and create collaboratives that help to advance the district projects through the conduct of community-based research in areas including but not limited to transportation, earth science and the environment, water and air pollution, land use, housing, climate and severe weather emergency response, parks and green space, economic development and job creation

How to Join

Please contact Garry Harris, ECO District, Project Manager at 757 230 4202
email: gharris@csc-hamptonroads.org

Project Timing Recurring; as new project segments are formulated
Special Skills Capable of conducting and recording general observation on a variety of physical attributes
Ideal Age Group Middle school (11 - 13 years), High school (14 - 17 years), College, Graduate students, Adults, Families, Seniors
Ideal Frequency Per month
Average Time An hour or so
Type of Activity In oceans, streams, rivers, lakes, Emergency Response, In the car, At home, On a walk, run, At school, At a science center, zoo or aquarium, On a lunch break
Tags cavalier manor, eco district, hampton roads
Project Updated 07/14/2017