The Crowd and the Cloud- a new PBS series about Citizen Science

Learn about the wide variety of citizen science projects on-going all over the world by watching The Crowd and the Cloud–  4 episodes -using the KCTS Public TV website.

THE CROWD & THE CLOUD is a documentary series showcasing the power of Citizen Science in the Digital Age. This multi-part series, hosted by former NASA Chief Scientist Waleed Abdalati, takes viewers on a global tour of the projects and people on the front lines of citizen science and crowd-sourcing. By observing their environment, monitoring neighborhoods, and collecting information about the world.

Once you get inspired, consider become a citizen science volunteer right here in the Wenatchee Valley.  Check out projects offered by Chelan-Douglas Land Trust, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, or rtheUniversity of Washington’s RareCare native plant conservation program.

eBird monitoring project volunteers at Horse Lake Reserve

eBird monitoring project volunteers at Horse Lake Reserve

 

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