Citizen SCIENCE Programs

Kearns, Greg; Fegler, Melinda; Schreiber, Michelle
April 2016
Parks & Recreation;Apr2016, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p62
The article focuses on the use of citizen science and service learning projects to increase environmental literacy and promote outdoor activity. Topics discussed include the involvement of citizens of Prince George's County, Maryland in several research projects such as conservation and wildlife management and restoration and conservation of wild rice mashes, the use of quantitative data in citizen science projects, and the importance of recruitment and training.


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