First name: 
Monica
Surname: 
Peters
Please select your type of occupation: 
Self-employed
Organizational affiliation: 
N/A
How are you performing research on Citizen Science, taking part in Citizen Science activities and/or supporting Citizen Science?: 
Advocating for expanded agency and institutional support for citizen science in NZ; attending international conferences, coordinating citizen science activities in NZ via various funded projects (e.g., bioblitz, workshops, national symposia), promoting citizen science via social media (twitter, blog, facebook)
Name of Citizen Science Project: 
Citizen science meet environmental restoration
Project URL: 
http://www.landcare.org.nz/Regional-Focus/Manawatu-Whanganui-Office/Citizen-Science-Meets-Environmental-Restoration
Organization running the project: 
NZ Landcare Trust
Brief description of project: 
'Citizen Science Meets Environmental Restoration: measuring success through monitoring' is a three year project funded with support from the New Zealand Ministry for the Environment's Community Environment Fund, that aims to improve the leadership, strategic direction and coordination of citizen science in New Zealand.
Please choose from the following list of tags to describe the content of the project.: 
Biodiversity
Participation
Please indicate the approximate geographical scale of the project.: 
National
Project social media contacts: 
Monica Peters