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Citizen scientists survey bugs in Portland backyards, measure rainfall and track the lifecycles of plants. A study questioned the reliability of crowd-sourced science, so scientists are improving training and new tools, like mobile apps.
Producer - Christy George
Videographers - Nicholas Fisher & Dave Spangler
Editor - Greg Bond
- Online: Ecoplexity.org/node/920
USA National Phenology Network
- Online: USANPN.org
Community Collaborative Rain, Hail & Snow Network
- Online: PacificEducationInstitute.org