Citizen science projects

There are many science projects that involve community participants as citizen scientists in Queensland.

We use the Australian Citizen Science Association definition: “citizen science involves public participation and collaboration in scientific research with the aim to increase scientific knowledge”.

You can read the Citizen science in Queensland: a review of the current landscape (PDF, 2.5MB) to gain some insights into the types and number of citizen science projects happening in Queensland.

To get involved in citizen science:

Read about the grant recipients

Learn more about the projects funded under the Queensland Citizen Science Grants so you can get involved in citizen science.