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Penguin Promises: encouraging aquarium visitors to take conservation action

Penguin Promises: encouraging aquarium visitors to take conservation action Judy Brenda Mann, Roy Ballantyne and Jan Packer Abstract This study investigates the impact of an innovative conservation action campaign called Penguin Promises implemented at uShaka Sea World in Durban, South Africa. Communication tools included interpretive signage, exhibits with and without animals, presentations, and personal interactions,…

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Can kids do citizen science? by University of Washington

Citizen scientists have helped researchers track everything from endangered plants to monarch butterfly eggs. But these amateur observers are usually adults. Could kids help out too?

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