Spring can be a fascinating time to study our natural world as it emerges from its winter state. Observing and documenting signs of spring, such as the first frog call, the return of migratory songbirds, and the budding of plants, are cornerstones of many phenology-related citizen science projects. Citizen science, or science for all, invites public participation in science. … [Read more...]
About Caroline Nickerson
Caroline Nickerson is program manager and managing editor of SciStarter and its Syndicated Blog Network, and is a master of public policy student at the American University in Washington, DC.