Ocean Sanctuaries Selected by National Geographic to Test New Citizen Science Tool

Ocean Sanctuaries Selected by National Geographic to Test New Citizen Science Tool
Coming in May, 2014:  Ocean Sanctuaries has been selected to beta test National Geographic’s Online Mapping for Citizen Science Investigation: Fieldscope:    What is Fieldscope?   For over 125 years, National Geographic has explored and documented the farthest corners of the planet. FieldScope is an interactive mapping platform that extends the tools of exploration and investigation to everyday science enthusiasts. This digital tool enables citizen scientists to document and understand the world around them––both in the classroom and in outdoor settings.       See here for more information:   http://education.nationalgeographic.com/education/program/fieldscope/?ar_a=1