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Small acts such as growing native plants or being a citizen scientist can make a difference. Here are some events and resources to inspire you to roll your sleeves up for nature.

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Citizen science

Citizen Science involves volunteers, in partnership with scientists, participating in scientific projects. It helps people connect with nature and learn new things.

Citizen scientists often use their smart phones to collect data. Taking photos of plants and animals and submitting these online into research projects. This valuable data can help scientific research and decision-making.

Find out how you can become a citizen scientist

Reviewed 09 September 2022

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