Working Side by Side

Enjoy science? Love the national parks? Get involved in citizen science! Citizen scientists work alongside researchers to collect data and find answers to real-world questions. They contribute valuable information to help us manage parks. Get your hands dirty in the field. Study important issues that affect parks. Gain deeper knowledge about park resources. Ready to join us? Explore citizen science projects and opportunities in national parks.

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Last updated: September 22, 2017