First name: 
Julie
Surname: 
Sheard
Please select your type of occupation: 
Working for a Museum/Science Center/Aquarium/Zoo
Organizational affiliation: 
Center for Macroecology, Evolution and Climate, Natural History Museum of Denmark, Copenhagen University
How are you performing research on Citizen Science, taking part in Citizen Science activities and/or supporting Citizen Science?: 
My phd thesis is built around a citizen science project, which I am the scientific leader of. I engage with children across Denmark.
Name of Citizen Science Project: 
Myrejagten (The Ant Hunt)
Project URL: 
www.myrejagten.dk
Organization running the project: 
Natural History Museum of Denmark
Brief description of project: 
Children across Denmark set up experiments in their back yards to investigate which species are present and what their preferred resources are.
Please choose from the following list of tags to describe the content of the project.: 
Animal
Biodiversity
Biology
Please indicate the approximate geographical scale of the project.: 
National