“Be curious. Look closely. Watch patiently.” — Advice for making your own discoveries, Rebecca Ray, Citizen Scientist
For example: Ever notice birds outside your window? Spider webs in the corner of a room? The way your neighborhood bursts every spring, a thousand different shades of green?
I bet you have. And guess what? You’re a Neighborhood Naturalist! Try getting to know a few of your wild neighbors this summer. With each new connection you make, your neighborhood will become a little richer! And with a little more information, and a few more tools, you can be a Citizen Scientist too.
Tools of a Naturalist
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Am I a Citizen Scientist
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