Canadian Community Monitoring Network


The Canadian Community Monitoring Network has evolved into the Citizen Science Network. An electronic hub for the network has been created at The site has a directory of community-based monitoring and citizen science organizations from across Canada, as well as a rich toolkit of relevant resources, and an on-line listing of events. Citizen science monitoring groups are welcome to create a profile for the monitoring initiative on the site and join the list serve serving the community.
Click here to visit the CCMN site
The primary goals of the CCMN pilot project were:to use Community Based Monitoring information to better inform policy and decision-makers,to discover the best approaches for engaging entire communities in monitoring activities,to develop, test, and refine a model for nationally coordinated community-based monitoring initiatives, andto build local capacity to collect, deliver, and use ecological information to facilitate sustainable decision-making.