Citizen Science

Citizen Science Projects, active on data rescue

Data Rescue: Archives and weather

Climate History Australia


Related Citizen Science Projects



Brohan, P., Allan, R., Freeman, J.E., Waple, A., Wheeler, D., Wilkinson, C. and Woodruff, S., 2009: Marine Observations of Old Weather. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 90, 219-230. https://

Hawkins, Ed, Stephen Burt, Philip Brohan, Michael Lockwood, Harriett Richardson, Marjory Roy, Simon Thomas, and more than 3500 volunteers, 2019:  Hourly weather observations from the Scottish Highlands (1883-1904) rescued by volunteer citizen scientists.

Lorrey et al., 2022: Meteorological data rescue: Citizen science lessons learned from Southern Weather Discovery, Patterns, 

Westcott et al., 2021: Status and Climate Applications of the 19th Century Forts and Volunteer Observer Database, Journal of Applied and Service Climatology, Volume 2021, Issue 002,