volume 89, issue 3 suppl, P2229-2245 2017
DOI: 10.1590/0001-3765201720160548
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Abstract: ABSTRACTThe potential impacts of citizen science initiatives are increasing across the globe, albeit in an imbalanced manner. In general, there is a strong element of trial and error in most projects, and the comparison of best practices and project structure between different initiatives remains difficult. In Brazil, the participation of volunteers in environmental research is limited. Identifying the factors related to citizen science projects' success and longevity within a global perspective can contribut…

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