|Goal||Coast and Ocean Optical Monitoring|
|Where||Global, anywhere on the planet|
The European-Commission–funded project Citclops (Citizens’ Observatory for Coast and Ocean Optical Monitoring) introduced an innovative concept for water-quality monitoring (water colour, transparency and fluorescence), to help oceanographers and limnologists in monitoring natural waters, with a strong focus on long-term data series related to environmental sciences.
|How to Join||
The Citclops App is known as the EyeonWater app. The app works on all recent devices on iOS and Android, but should you have any problems, let us know via the feedback form.
|Android App URL||https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=nl.maris.citclops.crosswalk|
|iOS App URL||https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/eyeonwater-colour/id1021542366?mt=8|
|Ideal Age Group||Elementary school (6 - 10 years), Middle school (11 - 13 years), High school (14 - 17 years), College, Graduate students, Adults, Families, Seniors|
|Ideal Frequency||Per month|
|Average Time||Less than an hour|
|Spend the Time||outdoors|
|Type of Activity||At the beach, In oceans, streams, rivers, lakes, While fishing|
|Tags||color scale, colour, fluorescence, transparency, water|
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