[ESIP-all] AGU Education Session: ED04. Public Participation in Geoscience Research: Engaging Citizen Scientists
annette.schloss at unh.edu
Mon Aug 9 11:59:31 EDT 2010
We invite you to contribute your abstract to the Education session
“Public Participation in Geoscience Research: Engaging Citizen
Scientists” at the American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting,
December 13-17, 2010!
This session will focus on best practices and lessons learned from
public engagement programs that promote greater understanding of
geoscience content and processes through participation. Tens of
thousands of individuals regularly contribute to a variety of research
projects in the geosciences. Submissions that address citizen science
planning, marketing, recruiting, retention, web site design, data
entry, data quality control, coordination and management,
communication between participants and researchers, and project
evaluation are encouraged as are those that represent the diversity of
participants including K-12 school groups, informal science centers,
individuals, communities, universities, and laboratories.
Information regarding abstract submission can be found at http://www.agu.org/meetings/fm10/program/abstract_submissions.php
The deadline for submission of presentations is 02 September 2010 at
2359 EDT .
If you have questions or you are not an AGU member and need to have
your abstract submission sponsored by a member, please do not hesitate
to contact us! If you are not an AGU member and wish to join AGU, the
deadline for joining AGU to submit an abstract as a member is August
We look forward to receiving your abstract and your participation in
Conveners: Sandra Henderson, University Corporation for Atmospheric
Research, sandrah at ucar.edu
Annette Schloss, University of New Hampshire, annette.schloss at unh.edu
Dr. Annette L. Schloss
Complex Systems Research Center
8 College Rd.
University of New Hampshire
Durham, NH 03824
email: annette.schloss at unh.edu
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