Research. Engagement. Resilience.

The Science and Resilience Institute at Jamaica Bay (SRI@JB) advances innovative thinking and learning about the resilience of urban coastal regions through programs of research and engagement in New York City's Jamaica Bay.

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  • Jamaica Bay Skyline (by Jeffrey Bary under CC attribution)
  • Jamaica Bay Skyline (by Jeffrey Bary under CC attribution)
Resilience

Resilience

Thinking about resilience can help people to make sense of how change happens in urban coastal regions and to develop ways to bounce back from shocks and stresses in an uncertain future.
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Research

Research

The Institute's research program promotes cutting edge techniques across many disciplines to advance our core understanding of change in urban coastal regions.
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Engagement

Engagement

The Institute works with different groups–coastal communities, policy actors, research networks–to create and translate new knowledge that improves the well-being of estuary life in Jamaica Bay and beyond.
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Jamaica Bay

Jamaica Bay

Jamaica Bay is many things, including a natural treasure and home to millions. A long history of disturbance has transformed the Bay and the way we use it, making it what it is today.
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