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Citizen Science Hub Project Guide

Read on to access best practice information and resources to help you maximise the success and impact of your citizen science project.

Citizen Science Hub chapters

Starting Out

What makes a Citizen Science project?

What makes a Citizen Science project?

Making it Count

Making it Count

Finding Collaborators and Funding

Finding Collaborators and Funding

Involving Citizen Scientists

Describe your Participants and their Involvement

Describe your Participants and their Involvement

Design your Project with your Participants

Design your Project with your Participants

List Key Activities

List Key Activities

Engage your Community

Promote your Project to Participants

Promote your Project to Participants

Build and Retain Participant Interest

Build and Retain Participant Interest

Design your Communications

Design your Communications

Create your Plan

Map your Project Timeline

Map your Project Timeline

Define your Goals and Key Milestones

Define your Goals and Key Milestones

Assess the Resources you Need

Assess the Resources you Need

Create a Budget and Source Funding

Create a Budget and Source Funding

Consider Approvals, Permissions and Licensing

Consider Approvals, Permissions and Licensing

Evaluate your Approach

Evaluate your Approach

Collect, Manage and Share your Data

Define how you will Collect and Analyse your Data

Define how you will Collect and Analyse your Data

Storing and Sharing your Results

Storing and Sharing your Results

Connecting your Data to SEED

Connecting your Data to SEED