Project Title & Description
Enviornmental Justice - UPROSE
This project seeks to increase the knowledge of environmental and public health issues for the residents of the Sunset Park area of Brooklyn, New York. UPROSE will educate and engage community residents around water quality, air quality and climate changes issues. The recipient will test tap water and local waterways for contaminants; measure and map local air pollutants; and incorporate local climate change adaptation models into the project, to help residents understand how addressing air and water quality issues can further address climate change.