SPIPOLL aims to obtain qualitative and quantitative data to better understand how pollinating and/or flower-visiting insect communities interact with flowers.
Participants carry out standardized photographic inventories of all invertebrate activity at a flowering plant station. The protocol requires only interest in insects or plants and basic observation skills.
Participation of a network of mollusk expert amateurs in great expeditions
Amateurs who are taxonomy experts contribute in different ways to great expeditions by collecting specimens if the wildlife can be harvested by hand or by diving, by sorting specimens or by describing new shellfish species.
Exploration de la biodiversité marine
Help build knowledge on biodiversity in the marine environment;
- Collect specimens by diving or by harvesting them by hand following a specific protocol;
- Sort and pack harvested specimens in different taxonomic groups;
- Describe new species.
The project aims to document variations of the French language spoken around the world from a linguistic geography perspective.
Français de nos Régions
Internet users are invited to participate in “language vitality” surveys.
The survey results can be viewed as labeled maps on a blog.
The blog posts are shared on social media, which in turn helps recruit new participants
Monitoring of urban grassland flora by green space managers
Monitoring of urban grassland flora by green space managers to calculate an ecological indicator for grassland quality in connection with associated management methods.
Florilèges prairies urbaines
Placement of 10 quadrats measuring 1 m x 1 m in the center of a grassland area that is larger than 130 square meters.
A survey of the plants growing inside each quadrat is conducted once a year, between June 1 and July 31.
Projet de surveillance participative de la lagune Aghien – Côte d’Ivoire
Impliquer les populations riveraines dans la surveillance des proliférations de cyanobactéries et d’autres dysfonctionnements de la lagune Aghien, à l’aide d’une application mobile (EpiCollect 5)
Les réponses à un court questionnaire (couleur de l’eau, poissons morts, détritus, etc.) accompagnées de photos géo-localisées et datées sont transmises à la plateforme WaSAf hébergée par le site EpiCollect 5