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|Presented by||Michigan Technology University|
|Spend the time||outdoors|
|Appropriate for kids||yes|
|Engage citizens in the awareness of their natural environments|
|Various task depending on the app|
Cyber Citizen is a research initiative at Michigan Tech University aimed at creating mobile and web-based tools to facilitate scientists and citizen participation in scientist-led environmental and social research projects.
The project has two apps available:
Lichen AQ - uses lichen to track air pollution which helps federal land managers.
Mushroom Mapper - records and analyzes mushroom habitats.
More apps on the way...
App users either upload their data to a publicly accessible database or directly to the researchers' project website.