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Broodmapper: Honey Bee Development and Citizen Science

The Ohio State University OARDC is investigating Miticide and Fungicide Interactions and their effect on honey bee brood survival and development. As a part of that study, Broodmapper is used to determine the cell contents using photographs of combs from experimental colonies.

Project URL: http://articles.extension.org/pages/61320/broodmapper:-honey-bee-development-and-citizen-science

Geographic Scope: Worldwide

Project Status: Active -recruiting volunteers

Participation Tasks: Classification or tagging, Data entry, Learning,

Start Date: 2012-07-01

Project Contact: johnson.5005@osu.edu

Federal Government Sponsor:

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Other Federal Government Sponsor: USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (USDA-NIFA)

Name of Nonfederal Sponsors: The Ohio State Univ.

Fields of Science: Pollinators/insects,

Intended Outcomes: Research development, Individual learning, Conservation,