Citizen Science: What and Why?
Citizen science (also known as crowd science, crowd-sourced science, civic science, volunteer monitoring or networked science) is scientific research conducted, in whole or in part, by amateur or nonprofessional scientists.
- Allows the public to engage in real science
- Gets people outdoors and discovering new things
- Provides invaluable data to scientists
Citizen Science Projects with Friends of the Black Run Preserve
Other Citizen Science Programs