Chesapeake FieldScope

This capacity building project provided training and created web-based resources that helped educators effectively integrate FieldScope, a digital mapping tool, into their own meaningful watershed …

Citizens Restoring American Chestnuts

This citizen science project partnered western Maryland volunteers with Lab scientists to study viability of American Chestnut seedlings under environmental conditions of our region. It …

PopClock

This citizen science project partnered volunteers across North America with Lab scientists to study climate change impacts on poplar trees. It was part of a …

EA4CS

Volunteers of citizen science efforts need to be well-versed on relevant skills to ensure rigorous data collection and to support education goals. Embedded assessments (EAs) …

Streamlining Embedded Assessment

To successfully conduct citizen science, volunteer participants must have certain science inquiry skills; however, methods to measure their skills are limited. Embedded assessments (EAs) that …