SUCCESSFUL CITIZEN SCIENCE EVENTS FOR NATIONAL SCIENCE WEEK
As part of National Science Week, members of the Citizen Science Alliance hosted six events across the Queensland Coast.
The week began with MangroveWatch, launching an interactive exhibition of science and art in Brisbane’s CBD. During the week, Heron Island Research Station showcased scientific research being conducted on the reef with resort guests and research station visitors.
On Saturday August 23rd, Tangaroa Blue, Fitzroy Partnership for River Health, Coral Watch and Reef Check Australia hosted active events in Cairns, Rockhampton, Brisbane Bayside and Gold Coast.
Read more details in the Great Barrier Reef Foundation's Reef Brief (second story)
This Inspiring Australia initiative is supported by the Australian Government as part of National Science Week.