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2011 Citizen Science Symposium

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ORONO – The 2011 Citizen Science Symposium at the University of Maine, Thursday, May 12 through Friday, May 13. The primary objective of the symposium is to share information about environmental citizen science, where volunteers assist scientists in monitoring and data collection. Paper, poster, panel presentations and field trips will offer members of environmental organizations, volunteer managers, science teachers, and others an opportunity to share their citizen science or environmental volunteer experiences and highlight the types of volunteer research being conducted with an environmental monitoring focus. The symposium will be held at the Wells Conference Center on the University of Maine campus and continuing education credits will be available for educators. To learn more about the 2011 Citizen Science Symposium, including the program agenda, please visit https://sites.google.com/site/umainecitizensciencesymposium/ or contact Christine Paluga at christine.paluga@umit.maine.edu or 207-266-5451.

For More Information:

Contact Name: Christine Paluga

Telephone Number: (207)266-5451

Website: https://sites.google.com/site/umainecitizensciencesymposium/

Email: christine.paluga@umit.maine.edu