Skip to content. Skip to navigation

Cornell Lab of Ornithology

Sections

CoCoRaHS

CoCoRaHS

is run by

Colorado State University



photo of man and boy with rain gauge


 

Description:

CoCoRaHS is a large nationwide network of weather watchers. Using low-cost instruments (ruler, rain gauge and hail pad) volunteers measure and report all forms of precipitation (rain, hail and snow). We learn about our weather and climate as we collectively map precipitation across the entire country.

 

Open the CoCoRaHS website

 

Keywords:

weather, climate, precipitation, rain, hail, snow

individuals, families, schools, all ages

United States

research, education, climate monitoirng

 

Contacts:

Nolan Doesken, Project director and Colorado State Climatologist tiny email icon

Henry Reges, National Coordinator tiny email icon

   (970) 491-1196

 

Citizen science, volunteer monitoring, participatory action research... this site supports organizers of all initiatives where public participants are involved in scientific research.

More about this...