It’s important that citizen science projects engage volunteers from across society, including young people. A new Australian initiative is doing just that.
UNSW scientists hope the Big Bushfire BioBlitz will build on the 17,500 observations submitted to the Environment Recovery Project.
As the weather warms up, UNSW researchers name some of their favourite bushwalks and the ways citizen scientists can help them by collecting data along the way.
There are many UNSW projects that citizen scientists can get involved in to help protect the environment.