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CSA Board Candidates 2016

Posted on: May 6, 2016

It has been gratifying and overwhelming to see the wealth of nominations submitted for new CSA Board members, and the willingness of so many individuals to share their expertise towards the […]

Exploring Citizen Science for Conservation in Southern California

Posted on: April 28, 2016

Among the various events in celebration of Citizen Science Day have been a number of Symposia. The one described here pre-dated #CitSciDay by a few months, but this post gives a sense […]

Citizen Science: Theory & Practice – previewing the first issue
Category: Blog, Journal, News

Posted on: April 19, 2016

By Rick Bonney, Co-Editor of Citizen Science: Theory & Practice — Launching a new journal is daunting. The myriad tasks include defining the journal’s niche, establishing an open-access infrastructure, and developing […]

The Crowd & The Cloud #CitSciDay video

Posted on: April 14, 2016

Have you heard of The Crowd & The Cloud, the upcoming 4-part television series about citizen science and big data? The team behind this major media initiative has just produced an […]

Planning a conference in North Carolina

Posted on: April 8, 2016

Citizen Science 2017 will be hosted in Raleigh, North Carolina, “City of Oaks.” CSA is pleased to be working with two strong local host institutions, the North Carolina Museum of Natural […]

Citizen Science Day and Our Inspired ‘Unnamed Movement’

Posted on: March 31, 2016

Flickr photo by Christos Tsoumplekas Monthly Letter from Greg (the CSA board chair) to all CSA members March 30, 2016 • Fort Collins, Colorado “This [unnamed] movement… is dispersed, inchoate, and […]

City Nature Challenge: S.F. vs L.A.

Posted on: March 13, 2016

Written by Alison Young and Lila Higgins The Dodgers or the Giants? The Hollywood sign or the Golden Gate Bridge? Palm trees or redwood trees? The City of Angels or the […]

Kids, Citizen Science Participation, and Citizen Science Day
Category: Blog, Chair's Message, News

Posted on: February 25, 2016

Monthly Letter from Greg Newman (CSA board chair) to all CSA members February 23, 2016 • Fort Collins, Colorado — — — Happy February! Who can participate in citizen science and […]

Introducing the Ethics Working Group

Posted on: February 24, 2016

The purpose of the CSA Working Group on Ethics is to explore and address a range of ethical concerns for which people (members of the public and practitioners) may be unprotected […]

Downloadable logos for Citizen Science Day

Posted on: February 22, 2016

Hosting a Citizen Science Day event? Want to promote the celebration of Citizen Science Day? Please use this logo to help spread the word! And be creative: add your event’s dates, […]