Clustering initiatives and adoption of new standards co- created in-project for the generation and collection of reliable citizen science data.
Preparation and promotion of toolkits and digital applications to aid in monitoring for the requirements of the WFD and MSFD.
Scaled up collection of real-time recordings to be potentially fed into ILIAD, EMODnet, BioFresh, MAES, WISE Freshwater, Marinomica and GLEON? and made publicly available through these platforms.
Increased knowledge and care for healthy freshwater and marine ecosystems among participants of project pilots through the use of social narratives, measured quantitatively by attendance and participation, as well as qualitatively by questionnaires.
Increased understanding on the effectiveness of citizen science in participatory research, innovation, and education and on the behaviour of citizens regarding water use.
Integration and use of guidelines for marine and freshwater stewardship campaigns through EU policies and programs; including input from project assessments.
Enhance science-policy dialogue based on citizen input and engagement