Importance of Feedback in Citizen Science - Umeå University Research Blog

About the importance of giving feedback in citizen science

Once, I decided to participate in an online citizen science project. I was surfing the Web and noticed that joining some Internet-based projects requires registration and some not. Well, I picked Tomnod, the one where I didn’t have to sign in, and started identifying satellite images with crabeater seals on them…

Tatyana Sarayeva

(Research Engineer at Umeå University)

Twitter: @tanya_saraeva


She is a team member of the Arenas for Cooperation through Citizen Science (ARCS) - a collaboration project between Umeå University, University of Gothenburg, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences and Vetenskap & Allmänhet. She investigates the role and impact of technology on citizen science projects. She also works as a communicator of the Integrated Science Lab (IceLab), an interdisciplinary hub located at Umeå University.