Citizen Science Workshop

  • Details

  • 10/21/17
  • 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Free
  • All Ages
  • Categories

  • Educational
  • Outdoor

Event Description

Come to a free half-day workshop Saturday, October 21, to learn about citizen science opportunities with local, regional, and nationwide projects. The workshop is scheduled for 9:00 am to 12:00 pm in the Iowa Memorial Union (IMU) Illinois Room.

The Geoinformatics for Environmental and Energy Modeling and Prediction (GEEMaP) Program at the University of Iowa is hosting this free event.

Keynote speaker is Dr. Kristine Stepenuck, Extension Assistant Professor of Watershed Science, Policy and Education at the University of Vermont. Other presenters include local citizen volunteers, as well as coordinators of volunteer data collection activities related to wildlife, water quality, and natural resource management.

Audience members will be invited to sign up for opportunities to volunteer for citizen science projects.

For more information visit www.geemap.uiowa.edu. For specific questions, e-mail geemap@uiowa.edu

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