Grandmothers and deadly snakes: an unusual project in “citizen science”

Claire Goiran, Richard Shine*

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    We describe initial results of an innovative citizen science project that is unusual in its taxonomic focus (deadly sea snakes), its location (the Indo-Pacific), and its primary contributors (grandmothers from the city of Noumea, New Caledonia).

    Original languageEnglish
    Article numbere02877
    Pages (from-to)1-4
    Number of pages4
    Issue number10
    Publication statusPublished - Oct 2019

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    • Elapidae
    • Hydrophiinae
    • population structure
    • seasonality


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