European school pupils engaged in citizen science projects
on bird migration and water management
ABOUT THE PROJECT
The European SUSTAIN network aims to engage pupils and their families in research projects – what is known as citizen science – on bird migration and water management.
The Erasmus+ project is coordinated by Science LinX, the science centre of the University
of Groningen (UG) Faculty of Science and Engineering.Twelve European partners will develop
e-learning modules on ‘sustainable landscapes’ and research in Spain, Cyprus and the Netherlands, linking learning inside and outside the classroom.
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80% of the Western-European population of the Black-tailed Godwits is breeding in Fryslân
“The more clearly we can focus our attention on the wonders and realities of the universe about us, the less taste we shall have for destruction.”