WaterGoodness is a new site allowing users to share and find water quality reports across the United States. The site combines water quality and pollution data from a variety of government sources with visitor reports of their local water quality.
The Little Village Environmental Justice Organization (LVEJO) has long since been a hero to me: the dedication, the participatory politics and the clear and open campaigns that are respectfully fought. It seems only fitting to use their fabulous community resource map - created in conjunction with the Open Youth Network - as an example for this article. First, take a look at what it has going for itself:
In-depth introduction to the concept of mashup applications with a focus on nonprofit and activism applications.
Feeling ironically lost in a world of maps? These critical resources will help you get your bearings!
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