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General Issues
Environment
Specific Topics
Environmental Conservation
Water Quality
Location
Chile
Scope of Influence
National
Links
http://apps.gob.cl/apps/alto-al-didymo.html
https://didymo.sernapesca.cl/
Ongoing
Yes
Time Limited or Repeated?
Repeated over time
Purpose/Goal
Develop the civic capacities of individuals, communities, and/or civil society organizations
Deliver goods & services
Open to All or Limited to Some?
Open to All
Face-to-Face, Online, or Both
Online

CASE

Alto al Didymo. Stop Didymo in Chile

First Submitted By LATINNO

Most Recent Changes By Scott Fletcher, Participedia Team

General Issues
Environment
Specific Topics
Environmental Conservation
Water Quality
Location
Chile
Scope of Influence
National
Links
http://apps.gob.cl/apps/alto-al-didymo.html
https://didymo.sernapesca.cl/
Ongoing
Yes
Time Limited or Repeated?
Repeated over time
Purpose/Goal
Develop the civic capacities of individuals, communities, and/or civil society organizations
Deliver goods & services
Open to All or Limited to Some?
Open to All
Face-to-Face, Online, or Both
Online
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Alto al Didymo is an app for cell phones that allows citizens to identify, report and prevent the presence of algae "Didymo" in areas of Chilean freshwater.

Problems and Purpose

The app Alto al Didymo (lit. Stop Didymo) is an application for cell phones that allows citizens to identify, report and prevent the presence of algae "Didymo" in areas of Chilean freshwater. The development of this algae affects freshwater ecosystems. The National Secretariat of Fisheries of the Ministry of Economy, Development and Culture of Chile made this digital tool available to the general public, which helps the state to have updated and diverse information about the spread of Didymo in ecosystems provided by citizens.

Background History and Context

Organizing, Supporting, and Funding Entities

National Secretariat of Fisheries of the Ministry of Economy, Development and Culture of Chile

Participant Recruitment and Selection

Methods and Tools Used

What Went On: Process, Interaction, and Participation

Influence, Outcomes, and Effects

Analysis and Lessons Learned

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