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Hong Kong Bird Watching Society 香港觀鳥會



🐧全港麻雀普查 2018

日期:4月8日 (星期日)


[Sparrow Census Surveyor Recruitment🐥🐥]
Here Sparrow Census comes again! It's our third year to count sparrows together! We have learnt much about their population from previous census.🐤
Come join us to be a Citizen Scientist!
Don't forget to join the Pilot Census as well, get the best field experience and prepare well for the real census!

Wanna know if you got the potential in joining us? Try to find the odd one out among the sparrows~

🐧Hong Kong Sparrow Census 2018
Date: 5 May, 2018 (Sat); 6 May, 2018 (Sun); 12 May, 2018 (Sat); and/or 13 May, 2018 (Sun) (Can pick any day(s) for the survey at your convenience)
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. (1 hour)
Location: Different 1-kilometre census routes covers all 18 districts in Hong Kong

🐦Pilot Census
Date: 8 April, 2018 (Sun)
Time: 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

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"The #CitizenScienceGlobal Partnership is a network-of-networks that seeks to promote & advance #citsci for a sustainable world." UN Sci-Policy-Business Forum on Enviro incl @UNEP @WilsonSTIP @CitSciOZ @EuCitSci @CitSciAssoc @CitSciAsia #CitSciAfrica launched #CitSciGlobal Dec17

Retweeted STIP @ Wilson Center (@WilsonSTIP):

"By involving members of the public in authentic scientific research, #citizenscience emphasizes collaborative intelligence and co-creation to help researchers & policymakers understand global problems and support local solutions."

Retweeted Dr Cameron Webb (@Mozziebites):

Ouch! If you're bitten by a mosquito this weekend, does that make you a citizen scientist? Not necessarily but #citizenscience may play a role in mosquito surveillance in the future

Retweeted Jody Green (@JodyBugsMeUNL):

I’ve never used an emoji (for real), but read how this mosquito emoji can make a difference

The mozzies are coming! A mosquito emoji will be available on your devices in mid 2018, providing a new angle for communicating the science and health implications of these very dangerous insects.

CitizenScience versus the #eWaste in #HongKong. New blog post on citizen water monitoring in HK

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Retweeted Mendel (@mendel_w):

My first ever podcast! W the good folks of @WholesomeShow and other #CitizenScience delegates Tx @CitSciOZ for the opportunity at #CitSciOz18 to talk about @CitSciAsia and our goal to bring together the #Asia community. Stayed tuned when the podcast drops!