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Ecology and Conservation Citizen Science Ethical Concerns–A Call for Case Studies

Posted on: June 8, 2021

Case studies are a great way to think through the kinds of ethical issues faced in research. Please help us gather case studies in the domain of ecology and conservation citizen science that highlight typical and/or potential ethical issues in fieldwork.

Special Issue Call for Papers on Where Environmental Citizen Science meets the Law
Category: Blog, CSA Blog, Journal, News

Posted on: June 4, 2021

Citizen Science: Theory & Practice Special Issue Call for Papers on Where Environmental Citizen Science meets the Law Issue editors: Shun-Ling Chen (Institute Iurisprudentiae, Academia Sinica, Taiwan), Anna Berti Suman (Tilburg Institute […]

2021 Call for CSA Board Nominations
Category: Blog, News

Posted on: March 31, 2021

This is a once-a-year solicitation of interest in service on CSA’s Board. The Board of Directors is the governing and managing body of the Citizen Science Association, with the fiscal responsibility […]

Citizen Science and Environmental Agencies

Posted on: January 4, 2021

by Kasantha Moodley, Manager, Environmental Law Institute Innovation Lab, for the Law and Policy Working Group. Environmental agencies are increasingly transforming their approach to citizen science, from viewing it as a […]

Join the Citizen Science Month Working Group

Posted on: December 10, 2020

In just a couple of years, Global Citizen Science Month (April) has grown from a single day of events, to a coordinated effort supported by SciStarter, the National Library of Medicine, […]

One Association, many terms
Category: Blog, News, Uncategorized

Posted on: November 30, 2020

Blog post by Eva Lewandowski, CSA Board Member Citizen science. Community science. Volunteer monitoring. Public participation in scientific research. Crowdsourcing. The list goes on and on. There are so many terms […]

SPECIAL COLLECTION: Citizen Science in Higher Education
Category: Blog, CSA Blog, Journal, News

Posted on: October 8, 2020

Special Collection: Citizen Science in Higher Education CITIZEN SCIENCE: THEORY AND PRACTICE Issue Editors: Colleen Hitchcock*, Heather Vance-Chalcraft, Maria Aristeidou *Corresponding editor Citizen Science: Theory and Practice is an open-access, peer-reviewed […]

Supporting Environmental Democracy and the Aarhus Convention

Posted on: October 7, 2020

By Muki Haklay, Lea Shanley, Anna Berti Suman, Sven Schade, Dorte Riemenschneider, Nora Salas Seoane, Rosa Arias, and Simone Reufenacht for the Law and Policy Working Group. This year the UN […]

Sharing Citizen Science: Theory & Practice

Posted on: September 7, 2020

Help spread the word about the journal that is growing this field, Citizen Science: Theory & Practice. Take a look at what we are learning together (it’s free to read): https://theoryandpractice.citizenscienceassociation.org/ […]

Member Interview: Pammi Price and Tina Barzo

Posted on: August 12, 2020

CSA works to foster connections that sustain the field of citizen science. We created this member interview series as a mini-mentorship opportunity to connect early career citizen science professionals with long […]