Citizen Science Investigations
$5 per student
Auckland Museum, Domain
This programme is for the following year groups: Years 4–6, Years 7–8
Learn the basics of ecology and citizen-science practices by assisting our scientists to document biodiversity in Auckland Domain.
Using tools such as iNaturalist, identify important native species wherever you are and create citizen-science projects in your own backyard.
· Demonstrate how to observe species within given environments
· Understand how using digital tools can complement eco-literacy learning
· Make comparisons with their own local environment
· Be encouraged to use scientific thinking
Image details: Tui, Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae, LB15214, © Auckland Museum CC BY