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Results from the Romanian Education Programme Pilots

Between December 2018 and January 2019, Scent piloted its new Education Programme in schools in Romania. Take a look below at below at our new infographic detailing the results of the Education Programme pilots in Romania. Read more

Press Release: Call For Volunteers to Take Part in Citizen Science Test in Athens

· Scientists and researchers across Europe have developed new citizen science technology

· The apps – named ‘Scent Explore’ and ‘Scent Measure’ enable and encourage citizens to monitor their local environments – helping improve the accuracy of land use/land cover maps and flood models.

· Scent researchers are looking for people in Greece to volunteer and help them test these new apps in Kifisos river basin, in Athens, Greece from April 11th – 14th2019

· Scent is a European Union research project funded under the Horizon 2020 programme Read more

Registration Now Open for the Scent Showcase

Registration is now open for the Scent Showcase taking place in Athens, Greece on 20 – 21 June 2019. You can register for free by clicking here. Read more

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Take Part in the Scent Appathon

Scent has launched the Scent Appathon – a competition for developers to build a new smartphone app to train citizen scientists in environmental monitoring. You can take part and be in with the chance of winning a trip to Athens to present your app at the Scent Showcase. Read more

“We Were Surprised to See How Much Water Levels Had Changed in Just a Few Weeks” – Kinga Cîmpan, Ecologist at SOR

Ecologist with the Romanian Ornithological Society, Kinga Cîmpan shares her experiences of organising and taking part in the Scent citizen science pilot campaigns on the Danube Delta in Romania. Read more

Save the Date for the Scent Showcase

On 20-21 June 2019, the Scent project will host the Scent Showcase in Athens, Greece. This is an opportunity for you to experience the new innovations in environmental monitoring. Read more

Succesful Scent Citizen Science Pilots Collect Valuable Environmental Data

More than 10,000 pieces of valuable environmental data were collected by Scent volunteers during Scent pilot campaigns in Athens, Greece and the Danube Delta, Romania in 2018. Take a look at our new infographic with all the statistics from our first campaigns.

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Check Out the Media Coverage from Scent’s First Pilot Campaigns

You can now read a round up of the  media coverage for the first Scent pilot campaigns here. 

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Connect with Us on Our New Scent LinkedIn

The Scent project has a new LinkedIn page you can follow for project developments and for interesting news from the world of citizen science.  Read more

Scent Education Programme Pilots Launched

More than 300 school students in Romania and Athens are taking part in the recently developed Scent Education Programme. The students, between the ages of 11 and 12 ,are taking part in special pilots of the new programme which was designed by the Scent project to engage students in local, national and international environmental issues. Read more