Contribute to This Survey and Help Raise Awareness About the Catastrophic Impact Balloon Litter Has on the Environment

Topic: Environment, Citizen Science, Waste | Type: Blended Online and Outdoor Resource

 

Sci Starter’s Balloon Debris Survey can add additional purpose to your afternoon stroll: Keep an eye out for balloon pollution! Sci Starter invites you to join a community of citizens working to bring attention to the hazards created by balloon releases: “Balloon litter is a serious threat to the environment and wildlife. If you come across any balloon debris, p​lease use this citizen science survey to ​record information, including the date, GPS location, and photo. With information submitted by you and other volunteers, it will be possible to help map balloon debris ​and help raise awareness.”

Materials

  • Device to Upload Data to Balloon Debris Survey Website