Tag Archives: Citizen Science

Citizen Science for Conservation

I wanted to write a bit more on citizen science because it is such a cool concept and I keep seeing more and more papers published with data collected by everyday people (i.e. nonscientists). In fact, scientists in Massachusetts were … Continue reading

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All for one, and one for conservation!

Citizen Science is a hot newish area of conservation and ecology that scientists around the world are employing in their research. Basically, it is the idea that anyone with powers of observation and┬ácuriosity┬ácan help out in science- such as by … Continue reading

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ZomBees!

We need bees! We need them to pollinate our fruits, vegetables, and nuts around the world. It is true, Honey bees are not native to North America, but no other bee would keep up with the massive way we’ve converted … Continue reading

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