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A General Aviation Citizen Science Study of Harmful Algal Blooms

Help develop an early warning system to alert communities of ensuing algal bloom along the US coastlines.

Project URL:

Geographic Scope: United States

Status: Active

Recruiting Volunteers: Yes, this project is recruiting

Participation Tasks: Data analysis, Data entry, Geolocation, Observation, Photography,

Start Date: 2016-03-01

Project Contact: rafat.r.ansari@nasa.gov

Federal Government Sponsor:

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Other Federal Government Sponsor:

Name of Nonfederal Sponsors: Civil Air Patrol

Project Topic: Climate and weather, Ecology and environment,

Intended Outcomes: Research development, Civic and community, Conservation,