Association for Canadian Educational Resources (ACER)

ACER is building an army of citizen scientists who can monitor, measure, mitigate, and adapt  to the local impacts of climate change in their own communities.  Through its four successful programs--Citizen Science, Go Global, Planting for Change, Riparian Rangers--it trains students and volunteers to collect and record data for analysis.  It is currently working with 7 conservation authorities, 57 public, separate and private schools, 3 levels of government, more then a dozen other community and environmental organizations and supervising students in environmental studies research with 3 post-secondary campuses.