European Commission Factsheet: Engaging citizens to accelerate use of research results to benefit all

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    Grow Observatory listed among 'Success Stories' of EU funded initiatives encouraging collaboration between researchers, innovators, and citizens in the scientific projects.



    Taking action on soils and climate across Europe

    GROW Observatory allowed for the collection of data by citizens at wide temporal and spatial scales that would not be possible through traditional science. Citizens' Observatories are community-based environmental monitoring and information systems. They build on innovative and novel Earth observation applications embedded in portable or mobile personal devices.

    Period1 Dec 2020

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