Citizen Science Projects
Image: Class looking at wildlife at the field station
The Field Station is home to several citizen science projects, designed to get the public involved with science research, exploration and education. Hiram College students and faculty in the sciences often lead projects, and non-science faculty, staff, students and the community take an active role in data collecting and more.
Citizen science involves the collection and analysis of data relating to the natural world by members of the general public, typically as part of a collaborative project with professional scientists. The following citizen science projects, currently underway, are open to the entire community: