Journal article

Rescuing Climate Data as a Scientific and Communication Bridge

Linden Ashcroft

RCC Perspectives: Transformations in Environment and Society | LMU Munich | Published : 2019

Abstract

Citizen science projects to rescue historical weather observations are an ally of climate communication. Recovering historical weather data offers a pathway for communication between citizens and researchers that respects the past experience of citizens. Connecting with the weather of the past—and the personalities behind historical observations—provides an accessible way to develop a relationship with climate science and its intricacies

University of Melbourne Researchers