Tag Archives: #odotcomm18

  1. Stitching Hope for the Louisiana Coast – Flood Gate

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    February 24, 2021 by Dr. G

    This quilt describes a flood gate structure, from a tour of the Bayou Petite Caillou Flood Gate in Louisiana with LUMCON

  2. Local Wisdom along the Louisiana Coast

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    January 11, 2021 by Dr. G

    front of quilt, Local Wisdom

    One way to combat coastal subsidence is to watch, to listen, and to learn from what locals have been doing and saying all along.

  3. Endangered Species Act and the Louisiana Coast

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    November 28, 2020 by Dr. G

    During OCEANDOTCOMM 2018, I learned so much during my short time at the Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium (LUMCON), but there …
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  4. Stitching Hope for the Louisiana Coast – Introductory Quilt

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    August 28, 2020 by Dr. G

    The quilt that introduces the science quilt collection on coastal optimism, Stitching Hope for the Louisiana Coast

  5. Stitching Hope for the Coast – Marsh Restoration

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    December 28, 2018 by Dr. G

    On the afternoon of the second day of OCEANDOTCOMM, I joined a tour of the salt marshes to explore restoration efforts, led …
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  6. Stitching Hope for the Coast – Invasion of the Apple Snail

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    September 29, 2018 by Dr. G

    On the first full day of OCEANDOTCOMM, our final speaker of the morning was Delaina LeBlanc from BTNEP, the Barataria-Terrebonne …
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  7. Stitching Hope for the Coast – Pointe-au-Chien garden

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    July 22, 2018 by Dr. G

    On the third day of our time at OCEANDOTCOMM, we loaded on to a bus and headed over to meet …
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  8. Stitching Hope for the Coast – TABASCO® has no plans to leave home

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    July 11, 2018 by Dr. G

    Photo of TABASCO quilt hanging outdoors

    This is a video I created with the background and description of the quilt – please enjoy and share! Before …
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  9. Stitching Hope for the Coast – Christmas trees provide coastal optimism

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    June 28, 2018 by Dr. G

    I was a participant in the Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium (LUMCON) OCEANDOTCOM program in 2018. At that event, the gathering …
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  10. LA – OCEANDOTCOMM, Reflection

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    March 20, 2018 by Dr. G

    I wrote ten blog posts documenting my journey at OCEANDOTCOMM. You can find those posts through the tag #odotcomm18. The …
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  11. LA – OCEANDOTCOMM, Stitching Hope for the Coast project

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    March 20, 2018 by Dr. G

    I wrote ten blog posts documenting my journey at OCEANDOTCOMM. You can find those posts through the tag #odotcomm18. I …
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  12. LA – OCEANDOTCOMM, Day 5

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    March 20, 2018 by Dr. G

    I wrote ten blog posts documenting my journey at OCEANDOTCOMM. You can find those posts through the tag #odotcomm18. This …
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  13. LA – OCEANDOTCOMM, Day 4, PM

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    March 18, 2018 by Dr. G

    I wrote ten blog posts documenting my journey at OCEANDOTCOMM. You can find those posts through the tag #odotcomm18. After …
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  14. LA – OCEANDOTCOMM, Day 4, AM

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    March 18, 2018 by Dr. G

    I wrote ten blog posts documenting my journey at OCEANDOTCOMM. You can find those posts through the tag #odotcomm18. This …
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  15. LA – OCEANDOTCOMM, Day 3, PM

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    March 17, 2018 by Dr. G

    I wrote ten blog posts documenting my journey at OCEANDOTCOMM. You can find those posts through the tag #odotcomm18. This …
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  16. LA – OCEANDOTCOMM, Day 3, AM

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    March 17, 2018 by Dr. G

    I wrote ten blog posts documenting my journey at OCEANDOTCOMM. You can find those posts through the tag #odotcomm18. Today …
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  17. LA – OCEANDOTCOMM, Day 2, PM

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    March 17, 2018 by Dr. G

    I wrote ten blog posts documenting my journey at OCEANDOTCOMM. You can find those posts through the tag #odotcomm18. This …
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  18. LA – OCEANDOTCOMM, Day 2, AM

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    March 16, 2018 by Dr. G

    I wrote ten blog posts documenting my journey at OCEANDOTCOMM. You can find those posts through the tag #odotcomm18. Breakfast …
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  19. LA – OCEANDOTCOMM, Day 1

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    March 16, 2018 by Dr. G

    I wrote ten blog posts documenting my journey at OCEANDOTCOMM. You can find those posts through the tag #odotcomm18. On …
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Such a sad-looking, dry rain garden. I hope it’s ready for when the rain comes back!
This phone is no longer welcome on the second floor of our house (where the two rooms have now been converted to home offices). There’s way too many spam calls during the day, and it’s conference presentation season (ACS & others...)
We found a hidden gem today (Best of Philly's Most Overlooked Tourist Attraction!). If you are looking for a spot to learn some more U.S. history that is outdoors and plenty of space to socially/physically distance, you'll want to check out Fort Mifflin. On the Delaware and right next to the PHL airport, this National Historic Landmark is the only fort in Philadelphia and was first built in 1771 by the British to protect Philadelphia. I never knew we had a "Pennsylvania Navy" flag (which still flies above the fort). Bring a picnic lunch, bring your binoculars for wonderful bird/wildlife viewing, and wear boots/shoes you don't mind getting a little wet (it is called Mud Island for a reason...).
Excited to start the fall semester as a Faculty Athletic Representative to the @psubrandywine Women’s Volleyball team! Volleyball was an important part of my high school years (pictured here as co-captain of the Plainville High School Blue Devils, number 12) and undergrad/graduate years with intramurals and pick-up games. Looking forward to connecting with the coach & players soon & supporting @psubwsports student athletes
To connect with the new Drawdown DCIS series at the Delaware County Institute of Science, each month I'll be creating a mini-quilt for my front door that celebrates the sectors of climate solutions from @ProjectDrawdown and the topic from that month's DCIS lecture.