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International Journal of Zoology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 105345, 3 pages
The Role of Citizen Science and Volunteer Data Collection in Zoological Research
1School of Natural and Social Sciences, University of Gloucestershire, Cheltenham GL50 4AZ, UK
2School of Applied Sciences, Bournemouth University, Fern Barrow, Poole, Dorset BH12 5BB, UK
3Wildlife Act Breda Park, 27 Breda Street, Gardens, Cape Town 8001, South Africa
Received 6 November 2012; Accepted 6 November 2012
Copyright © 2012 Adam Hart et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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