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Farmers and Local Residents Collaborate: Application of a Participatory Citizen Science Approach to Characterising Air Quality in a Rural Area in The Netherlands.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Sensors (Basel, Switzerland) [Sensors (Basel)] 2022 Oct 21; Vol. 22 (20). Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 21.

Abstract: In rural areas, livestock farming is a source of environmental concern. We describe a citizen science (CS) project in Venray, the Netherlands, where air quality was measured at livestock farms and surrounding residential premises. We used low-cost meth...

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Identifying project topics and requirements in a citizen science project in rare diseases: a participative study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Orphanet journal of rare diseases [Orphanet J Rare Dis] 2022 Sep 14; Vol. 17 (1), pp. 357. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 14.

Abstract: Background: Due to their low prevalence (

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Citizen science in marine litter research: A review.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Marine pollution bulletin [Mar Pollut Bull] 2022 Sep; Vol. 182, pp. 114011. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 11.

Abstract: Citizen science (CS) can help to tackle the emerging and worldwide problem of marine litter (ML), from collecting data to engaging different stakeholders. We reviewed what and how the scientific literature is reporting CS on ML to identify possible gap...

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Addressing the challenge of marine plastic litter in the Moroccan Mediterranean: A citizen science project with schoolchildren.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Marine pollution bulletin [Mar Pollut Bull] 2022 Nov; Vol. 184, pp. 114167. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 28.

Abstract: In this study, based on data collected by citizen science, we studied the abundance, spatial and temporal distribution of marine litter in three beaches of the Moroccan Mediterranean. A total of 14,042 litter items were collected with an average abunda...

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Lead and other toxic metals in plastic play foods: Results from testing citizen science, lead detection tools in childcare settings.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of environmental management [J Environ Manage] 2022 Nov 01; Vol. 321, pp. 115904. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 25.

Abstract: A method development pilot study examining citizen science tools for assessing lead in childcare settings identified plastic food toys as an unexpected potential source of lead and arsenic. Collaborating researchers at three universities sought to deve...

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Changes in Fruit and Vegetable Consumption and Leisure Time Physical Exercise after a Citizen Science-Based Worksite Health Promotion Program for Blue-Collar Workers.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of environmental research and public health [Int J Environ Res Public Health] 2022 Oct 21; Vol. 19 (20). Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 21.

Abstract: Blue-collar workers have, on average, poorer health than white-collar workers. Existing worksite health promotion programs (WHPPs) are often not successful among blue-collar workers. This study evaluates the effect of the Citizen Science-based WHPP on ...

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Emergence of Hyalomma marginatum and Hyalomma rufipes adults revealed by citizen science tick monitoring in Hungary.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Transboundary and emerging diseases [Transbound Emerg Dis] 2022 Sep; Vol. 69 (5), pp. e2240-e2248. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Apr 25.

Abstract: Hyalomma ticks are important vectors of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever virus (CCHFV) and other pathogens. They are frequently carried as immatures from Africa, the Middle East and Mediterranean areas to temperate Europe via migratory birds and emerge...

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Citizen science reveals waterfowl responses to extreme winter weather.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Global change biology [Glob Chang Biol] 2022 Sep; Vol. 28 (18), pp. 5469-5479. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jun 16.

Abstract: Global climate change is increasing the frequency and severity of extreme climatic events (ECEs) which may be especially detrimental during late-winter when many species are surviving on scarce resources. However, monitoring animal populations relative...

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Using long-term citizen science data to distinguish zones of debris accumulation.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Marine pollution bulletin [Mar Pollut Bull] 2022 Sep; Vol. 182, pp. 114028. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 11.

Abstract: Studies show that a driver of coastal debris is the rate between debris deposition and resuspension; however, the influence of beach zone topography on the distribution of debris remains poorly understood. Using five years of marine debris data collect...

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Microplastic distribution and composition on two Galápagos island beaches, Ecuador: Verifying the use of citizen science derived data in long-term monitoring.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Environmental pollution (Barking, Essex : 1987) [Environ Pollut] 2022 Oct 15; Vol. 311, pp. 120011. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 20.

Abstract: Monitoring beach plastic contamination across space and time is necessary for understanding its sources and ecological effects, and for guiding mitigation. This is logistically and financially challenging, especially for microplastics. Citizen science ...

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