The Citizen Science approach invites the community to play an active role in encouraging conservation efforts by conducting scientific-based data collection. The general public or volunteers are trained to collect data, analyze and monitor conservation efforts. These data form the basis for developing rapid conservation methods.
Citizen Science connects humans with nature through simple science, but contributes greatly to nature conservation. So, what kind of community involvement through Citizen Science for the conservation of water areas in Indonesia? Follow our conversation with the speakers in Our Oceans: Citizen Science for Marine Conservation.