2. Sevengill Shark ID Project: here, you can upload photos of your encounters with Sevengill sharks (Notorynchus cepedianus) to our database in ‘Wildbook’ and help us answer the question: ‘Are the same sharks returning from year-to-year? Currently, we are accepting submissions from the San Diego and Cape Town areas:
For those interested in the field of marine citizen science.
Citizen science (or community science, as it is sometimes referred to) can have more than one definition, but the one I like best is: any time a lay-person practices the scientific method under the guidance or mentorship of a scientist.