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Publications and Plant Phenology

Below you will find links to journal articles and other notable publications that have been published about Project BudBurst or have used Project BudBurst data. For general media articles or information, please see our Media Resources pages. If you would like to request a copy of a paper below that does not have a link, please email us at

Johnson, J (2016) Real Life Science with Dandelions and Project BudBurst J. Microbiol. Biol. Educ. 17(1): 115-116 doi:10.1128/jmbe.v17i1.1064

Havens, K and Henderson, S (2013) Citizen Science Takes Root American Scientist 100(5): 378-385

Dickinson JL, Shirk J, Bonter D, Bonney R, Crain RL, Martin J, Phillips T, Purcell K (2012) The current state of citizen science as a tool for ecological research and public engagement Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 6(10) 291-297

Henderson, S. Citizen Science Comes of Age Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 6(10):283

Henderson, S., Ward D., Meymaris K., Alaback P., & Havens K. (2012) Project BudBurst: Citizen Science for All Seasons (Ed.). Citizen Science: Public Collaboration in Environmental Research. 50-57

Newman G, Wiggins A, Crall A, Graham E, Newman S, Crowston K (2012) The future of citizen science: emerging technologies and shifting paradigms Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 6(10) 298-304

Schwartz MD, Betancourt JL, Weltzin JF From Caprio's lilacs to the USA National Phenology Network Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 6(10) 324-327

Switzer A, Schwille K, Russell E, Edelson D National Geographic FieldScope: a platform for community geographyFrontiers in Ecology and the Environment 6(10) 334-335

Yanenko, O and Schlieder, C (2012) Enhancing the Quality of Volunteered Geographic Information: A Constraint-based Approach In: Bridging the Geographic Information Sciences, Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography, 2012, Part 8, 429-446

Chung U, Mack L, Yun JI, Kim S-H (2011) Predicting the Timing of Cherry Blossoms in Washington, DC and Mid-Atlantic States in Response to Climate Change PLoS ONE 6(11): e27439. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0027439

Wolkovich EM, and Cleland EE, (2011) The phenology of plant invasions: a community ecology perspective Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 9(5): 287-294


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