fbpx

Tag: {:en}Environmental justice mapping{:}

Archives
Category
  • All
  • Research

Mobilizing Highly Impacted Communities Near Toxic Sites

In late 2017 Front and Centered was awarded a Public Participation Grant (PPG) by the Washington State Department of Ecology for our Mapping to Mobilizing project.

Putting Environmental Justice on the Map

In February, fifty experts from around the state convened for the Washington State Environmental Justice Mapping Symposium, a day-long working session aimed at identifying and illustrating the communities most impacted by pollution and climate change. Symposium participants represented a range of perspectives — from community-based organizations to academia to government agencies — and discussed methods for determining the illustrating the severity of health and economic impacts on communities all across the state.

WTN SVI

Mapping Environmental Justice in Washington State

Front and Centered advocates for targeting clean energy and carbon reduction investments to frontline communities hit first and worst by pollution and climate change.