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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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Citizen Science News


Sharing Citizen Science: Theory & Practice

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

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 […]


Career Path: Yao “Cha Cha” Foli

Want to make a career of citizen science, but not sure how? Let’s learn from the experiences of those building careers in this dynamic field. Yao “Chacha” Foli is an Independent […]