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Cape Citizen Science

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Presented By University of Pretoria, Forestry and Agricultural Biotechnology Institute, Centre of Excellence in Tree Health Biotechnology, Stellenbosch University
Goal Discover, describe, monitor, and map plant disease in Fynbos
Task Report sightings and submit samples of dying plants in Fynbos

Cape Citizen Science is a project to engage the public in a survey of plant pathogens in the Fynbos of the Cape Floral Region in South Africa.

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Ideal Age Group Elementary school (6 - 10 years), Middle school (11 - 13 years), High school (14 - 17 years), College, Graduate students, Adults, Families, Seniors
Spend the Time outdoors
Type of Activity While fishing, On a hike, In snow or rain, At the beach, On a walk, run, At school, At home
Tags citizen science, ecology, education, microbiology, pathogens, plant disease
Project Updated 08/10/2018