Citizen Science Motivations: Insights from Audubon's Christmas Bird Count

Lincoln Larson

North Carolina State University

Dr. Lincoln Larson is an Assistant Professor in the Dept. of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Management in NC State University's College of Natural Resources. His work focuses on human dimensions of natural resource management.


Citizen science has the potential to make significant contributions to wildlife management science and policy, yet little is known about citizen scientists and the factors that drive them to volunteer for projects. To answer... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Lincoln Larson (North Carolina State University)
  2. Caren Cooper (North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences)
  3. Nathan Shipley (Clemson University)
  4. Kathy Dale (National Audubon Society)
  5. Geoff Lebaron (National Audubon Society)
  6. John Takekawa (Audubon California)

Topic Areas

Topics: Engaging with the Public , Topics: Nonconsumptive Use , Topics: Collaborative Conservation


T-1C » Citizen Science (08:00 - Tuesday, 19th September, Assembly Hall C)

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