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Get into citizen science
Get into citizen science
Kovacs, Vic2018
Books
From tracking butterfly migration and documenting local biodiversity to hunting for comets using archived telescope images, this book encourages kids to make an impact as citizen scientists. Readers will discover how they can use their talents, skills, and interests to help answer real-world questions and take an active role in the scientific community. The book includes step-by-step instructions to help readers sharpen their observation skills, create their own field journals, and get involved in hands-on projects of their own.
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Imprint:
New York : Crabtree Publishing Company, 2018
Collation:
32 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 28 cm.
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Notes:
Includes glossary.Includes bibliographical references (page 30) and index.
Contents:
Citizen scientists -- Changing ecosystems -- Record, sketch, shoot-have fun -- Taking good pictures -- Ecosystem explorers -- Bioblitz -- Counting frogs -- Counting birds -- Insect investigations -- Bug watch -- Firefly watch -- Amazing monarch butterflies -- Monarch tagging skills -- Young stargazers -- Weather watchers -- Learning more -- Glossary -- Index.
ISBN:
97807787363639780778736455
Dewey class:
590.723590
Language:
English
LocationCollectionCall numberStatus/Desc
Beaumaris LibraryJunior Animals and NatureJ 590 KOVAvailable
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