ERDC researchers engage citizen scientists in data collection
Dr. Brian McFall, a research civil engineer with the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center’s Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory, discusses the SandSnap initiative with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) New York District employees at a USACE SandSnap event hosted by James Madison University at Jones Beach State Park in New York, June 5, 2021. The USACE SandSnap initiative encourages citizen scientists to help collect data about sand grain size for scientists and engineers and emphasizes the importance of shoreline management.