I Spy, Shark Spy

Citizen Science project ‘Shark Spy’ takes communities under the current What is Shark Spy? Shark Spy is an Otago-based citizen science project that collects baseline data on Aotearoa New Zealand mangō / sharks using community knowledge and sightings in tandem with scientific survey methods. Coordinated by the Otago University Marine Studies Centre, the project connects local schools and communities to their coastal environment while educating on and improving science skills. The collected data is freely available for community groups, schools, and iwi to view and use. Shark Spy sources data in two… Read More