Do you ever wonder if your volunteering for environmental groups or citizen science projects actually helps with conservation? Here’s a great example of how citizen data gathering really does make a difference! A recent study, using data from two decades of Project FeederWatch volunteers, shows a northward shifting of many bird species. Scientists hypothesize that this shift is due to warming temperatures.
So remember, you can make a difference! And they’re taking volunteers for Project FeederWatch right now – hint, hint…..