publication . Project deliverable . 2021

D 5.6 - Initial analysis and guidelines of incentives and motivation within citizen science

Reeves, Neal; Celino, Irene; Calegari, Gloria Re;
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  • Published: 07 Oct 2021
  • Publisher: Zenodo
This deliverable sets out the initial analyses conducted by the ACTION team regarding the use and effectiveness of incentives, as well as distinct motivations and motivational factors within pollution citizen science. We analysed the motivations associated with participation in two pollution-related projects - one focused on light pollution and another on the impact of agricultural pollution on insect numbers. Additionally, we analysed the impact of financial incentives for incentivising participation in citizen science tasks, finding that while financial incentives can motivate participation, they are not associated with significant interest in tasks and may en...
free text keywords: Motivations, incentives, survey, qualitative analysis, quantitative analysis
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Participatory science toolkit against pollution
  • Funder: European Commission (EC)
  • Project Code: 824603
  • Funding stream: H2020 | RIA
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Project deliverable . 2021
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Project deliverable . 2021
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