Economy Citizen scientists to scout for wildflowers across four countries Updated : July 17, 2019 03:51 PM IST A citizen science project aims at improving knowledge of wild flowering plant species distribution in Indonesia, India, Ethiopia and Turkey. These countries are rich in plant diversity but have insufficient plant observation data to identify areas species richness and ensure that threatened plants are sufficiently protected. The crowdsourcing campaign also factors in the four countries’ unmet potential of citizen scientists to provide new data on plant species distribution. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.