Project

BUTALL

Title

Butterflies of Greece: Linking science with Society

Year

2019 - 2020

Funding

National Centre for the Environment & Sustainable Development (NCESD)

Coordinator

BCL-Biodiversity Conservation Lab

Collaborators

-

Project team

Dr. Vassiliki Kati. Coordinator 

Dr. Olga Tzortzakaki, biologist

Artemis Chaitidis, Software Engineer

Dr. Christina Kassara, biologist 

Dr. Konstantina Zografou, agronomist

Elli Tzirkalli, PhD student, environmentalist

Haris Mela, Technical agronomist (BAT)

The ultimate goal of the project is to connect science with society, with a focus on butterflies, for the mutual benefit of the citizens themselves, science and the Greek State.

1.

Collection of bibliographic & electronic data

2.

Spatial database

3.

Field Methodology & Protocols

4.

Automation of data collection on a central database

5.

Activation-Training of volunteers

6.

Coordination

 

N

Deliverable

Description

Type

1

Electronic butterfly library

Review report of the bibliographic data collected in the framework of the project 

Report (pdf)

2

Digital spatial butterfly database

Report describing the methodology and content of the digital spatial butterfly database 

Report (pdf)

3

Butterfly Data Collection Guide

Guide for the collection of butterfly data from volunteers (open) 

Report (pdf)

4

Mobile app

Android application in Greece language (open) 

Application

5

Report of voluntary actions

Reporting the pilot actions of training volunteers public outreach

Report (pdf)

6

Financial project report

Financial report of the budget allocation to different activities

Report (pdf)

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