15 Sep Bastrop, TX – Community-Centric Pre-Disaster Mitigation with Unmanned Aerial and Marine Systems (NSF Award ID: 2133297)
Robin Murphy, Texas Engineering Experiment Station
Using a stakeholder driven process, our project seeks to accurately map New York City’s underground Each year floods, heurricanes, and wildfires in the US cost hundreds of lives and $125B in economic losses, with disproportionate impacts on people of color and low-income communities. Texas A&M and its civic, government, and research partners are engaging at-risk high school students from three vulnerable urban and rural communities in Texas to use drones, robot boats, and the latest in artificial intelligence and geospatial software to gather data and build their communities’ preparedness capacity. Link to abstract on nsf.gov.