A big challenge of citizen science is to develop methods to compare data coming from different sources and often of varying quality. This is an issue close to the heart of the University of Aveiro.
Citizen science might be still flying under the radar, but there are signs that its impact can go even further than changing behaviours and influencing policies. What happens when it makes its debut in court?
To reach the goals of its environmental strategy, Porto considers that improving citizen science knowledge and promoting impactful initiatives is essential.