The power of citizen science

Citizen science is the involvement of the public in scientific research – whether community-driven research or global investigations. The Citizen Science Association unites expertise from educators, scientists, data managers, and others to power citizen science. Join us, and help speed innovation by sharing insights across disciplines.

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2017 Board Elections

The CSA Governance and Nominations Committee has narrowed the pool of 23 nominees to a ballot of twelve individuals. We now turn to our members to select five individuals who will […]


March for Science

The Citizen Science Association is proud to partner with the March for Science, a movement and event, “… not only about scientists and politicians; it is about the very real role that […]


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Be flexible and adaptive – New York Hall of Science

Having a flexible structure for a project is necessary for engaging different participants with different levels of familiarity, interest, trust, confidence, and skill with scientific investigation. Providing a variety of ways […]

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