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Where? Where? Wedgie! Citizen science for endangered eagle populations

By Dr Eve White (White Editing), freelance science editor and writer Monitoring threatened species is a challenge for scientists. For researchers to confidently determine whether populations are declining or growing over time, large amounts of data are needed. But it can be difficult to collect large amounts of data about species that are relatively uncommon or hard to find.