Gregg Treinish Attends White House Citizen Science Forum

September 1, 2014

Executive Director of Adventure Scientists, Gregg Treinish, attended the invitation-only citizen science forum on September 30th.  At the forum, the White House released a memo on crowdsourcing and citizen science, as well as a new Federal toolkit for citizen science. Both the memo and the toolkit are designed to help government agencies build, manage and gain value from citizen science projects. Included in the memo are mandates for agencies to designate a citizen science liaison and list their public projects on a federal website.

Read the article here.