We care about being as sustainable a business as possible, we have always looked to minimise our impact on the environment. As we grow, this is something we’ve begun to look at more systematically, focusing initially on our energy use.
Front-end team summer intern Mihajlo writes about the “myRivers” Android application that he has been working on. The app demonstrates how mobile device users can browse some of the Environment Agency open river data we help publish, and explores how investigators in the field can directly access water-quality data using their phone’s location services.
Front-end team intern Max Prettyjohns describes some of the interactive data visualization projects he has been working on, using open rainfall gauge, flood monitoring and tidal data from the Environment Agency.
Article discussion on the changing data landscape for the public sector – as public sector organisations grapple with better use of data. Focusing on a connected data approach provides tangible benefits and increased flexibility.