At The Edge Article in University Magazine

Our big plans and innovative ideas of having film in research are getting more and more attention! The Wageningen University magazine Resource has a big article about our journey in New Jersey. Readers can even win two tickets to the premiere! Read the article here (For now only in Dutch unfortunately) Quick translation of the … More At The Edge Article in University Magazine

Visit to Sandy’s Ground Zero: Ortley Beach

Through the Asbury Park Press, we got into contact with Kathy Barisciano, a year round resident of Ortley Beach. Ortley Beach is known as the Ground Zero of the storm, a heavily damaged area with homes that often completely collapsed or washed away during the storm. Kathy herself had just build her dream home six months before the … More Visit to Sandy’s Ground Zero: Ortley Beach

Short-term Fix or Long-term Strategy? – Interview With Joe Woerner, City Council Asbury Park

Busy week with a lot of interviews! Last one of the week: Joe Woerner from the Asbury Park City Council. In this interview we discussed the balance and decision making between either short-term fixes or long-term adaptive strategies after Superstorm Sandy. It is very easy for bystanders to say that long-term strategies are the best … More Short-term Fix or Long-term Strategy? – Interview With Joe Woerner, City Council Asbury Park

Visit To A Beautiful Oceanfront Property In Avalon, NJ

Thursday, before the second flood alarm, we visited DonnaMarie and John, who live in a beautiful oceanfront property in Avalon, NJ. They rebuild their home in 2011 as high and as far out as they were allowed to go, to get the ocean view from the most rooms possible. During the tour of their home, John showed … More Visit To A Beautiful Oceanfront Property In Avalon, NJ

Rethinking the Shore with the Surfrider Foundation

This morning we had our first interview on the Asbury Park boardwalk! We talked with John Weber, Mid-Atlantic regional manager of the Surfrider Foundation. We discussed the short term vision that many parties have in the recovery after Sandy and some of the issues that are in the way of a whole new attitude towards … More Rethinking the Shore with the Surfrider Foundation