Name of the organization/project in the original language: 
UK Environmental Observation Framework
Name of the organization/project in English: 
UK Environmental Observation Framework
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The UK Environmental Observation Framework works to improve coordination of the observational evidence needed to understand and manage the changing natural environment.
How are you performing research on Citizen Science, taking part in Citizen Science activities and/or supporting Citizen Science?: 
Partners of the UKEOF CSWG are involved in projects that undertake Citizen Science activities and support Citizen Science activities. CEH has also undertaken a lot of work in this field.
Name of Citizen Science Project: 
Understanding Motivations for Citizen Science
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Brief description of project: 
This study investigates people's motivations for citizen science. This study aims to improve our understanding of motivation and participation in citizen science, so that new initiatives can be designed to take these factors into account, making them more likely to succeed and easier to evaluate.