Citizen Science Stories

 

We're collecting stories about volunteers assisting scientists in their understanding of New England's natural environment. Do you have a story to share? Email us with your story and a picture!

Eels, Interrupted

Citizen scientist volunteers have been posted at rivers around Great Bay every weekday between May and July to count the numbers and health of the glass eel population. More

Citizen Scientists Use Online Tools to Map Invasives

Did you know that anyone can report populations of invasive plants and insects? These reports help stewardship managers plan removal projects and identify invasive hot spots. More

Documenting Climate Change in your Backyard

Citizen scientists in southeastern N.H. are documenting small-scale impacts of climate change in their backyards and neighborhoods. More

April Microplastics Beach Blitz in Full Swing

After a very long winter and some panic that the weather would not improve in time for microplastics sampling season, here we are, in full sampling mode! More

Pages