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Engaging and Learning for Conservation: Workshop on Public Participation in Scientific Research

McEver, C., M. Domroese, E. Sterling, R. Bonney, J. Braus, F. Arengo, J. Shirk, R. Petty, and A. Toomey (editors)

Engaging and Learning for Conservation: Workshop on Public Participation in Scientific Research

Proceedings from the workshop, Engaging and Learning for Conservation: Public Participation in Scientific Research, held at the American Museum of Natural History on April 7 and 8, 2011. Public participation in scientific research (PPSR) refers to initiatives in which the public is involved in one or more phases of scientific research – from defining questions to using results – and encompasses citizen science, participatory monitoring, community science, and a variety of other endeavors and approaches. PPSR offers significant opportunities for biodiversity conservation by addressing the increasing demand for information and the need for action.

Download this publication at Citizen Science Central.

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