Please select your type of occupation:
How are you performing research on Citizen Science, taking part in Citizen Science activities and/or supporting Citizen Science?:
I am the citizen science research assistant for project VITAL - Valuing green Infrastructure through Tree Assessment tooLs - at the Open University. This involves promoting and evaluating the Treezilla citizen science platform.
I am also doing a PhD exploring citizen science in Rio de Janeiro, at the University of Reading.
Name of Citizen Science Project:
Treezilla - the monster map of trees
Organization running the project:
The Open University and partners
Brief description of project:
Treezilla is an exciting platform for citizen science that everyone from school children to university students and the general public can get involved with. The idea is to map every tree in Britain. This will create a data-rich platform on which a wide range of citizen science investigations can be built.
Please indicate the approximate geographical scale of the project.:
Project social media contacts:
@Treezilla_org on Twitter