Bronx Field Research

Bronx Field Research, funded by RWJ Foundation

Bronx Field Research, funded by the RWJ Foundation measures the cooling effect of urban green infrastructure. In the photo, from left to right, is Jainxaing Huang (DDesS student), Rob Crauderueff, Coordinator of the NYC/Bronx SWIM Coalition of environmental and community groups and Naz Beykan (MDesS student, Sustainable Design) setting up sensors and data loggers in front of Saint James Park in Bronx, NY.  The project was initiated by Joyce Rosenthal, assistant professor in Urban Planning and area coordinator of Anticipatory Spatial Practice in MDesS.