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AppEAR

Main Project Information
Goal Aquatic habitat monitoring
Task Answer a questionnaire on their phones
Where
Description

This project involves the use of smartphones to evaluate the aquatic habitat quality, including the river banks, riparian zone and the main channel itself. The used is required to answer a short questionnaire based on the site they want to evaluate (rivers, streams, lakes or estuaries), and to take up to four photographs of the site with the smartphone's camera. The data is sent to the scientists throught via web, directly from the phone. The user wins points and awards for their help!

How to Join

Download the app and start using it!

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=ilpla.appear

Website http://www.app-ear.com.ar
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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
Ideal Frequency Just once
Average Time Less than an hour
Spend the Time outdoors
Type of Activity At the beach, In oceans, streams, rivers, lakes
Tags app, aquatic, habitat, lake, river, smartphone, stream, water
Project Updated 05/23/2018