Citizen Science Manager, a companion configurable application template to Citizen Science Reporter, allows users within an organization to review reports or observations submitted through the Citizen Science Reporter application. The application can be used on tablets and desktop computers.

The Citizen Science Manager application presents one or more maps that can be used to review observations reported. Users authenticate with their ArcGIS credentials and look for patterns and clusters, review problem details, update status, and assign responsibility.


Requirement Description
  • Publishing GIS services
  • Authoring maps
  • Administering ArcGIS Online groups and organizing content
  • Configuring ArcGIS Online configurable application templates
Map authoring
  • ArcMap 10.3 - 10.5 (Standard or Advanced)
  • ArcGIS Online subscription
GIS service hosting
  • ArcGIS Online subscription, or
  • ArcGIS for Server 10.3 - 10.4 (Standard or Advanced), or
    • ArcGIS Data Store, or
    • Enterprise or workgroup geodatabase
  • ArcGIS Enterprise 10.5 (Standard or Advanced)
  • Crowdsource Manager (ArcGIS Online configurable application template)

What you get

The Crowdsource Manager application can be configured in ArcGIS Online without downloading the application. However, if you want to host the application on your own server the application is available to download from GitHub.

What's new

Below are the release dates and notes for Citizen Science Manager.

Date Description
March 2017
  • Support for shared theme
  • Added support for feature collections as reference layers.
  • Added a configurable option to display the details, media, or related record panel first upon selecting a record.
  • Updated app to use version 3.20 of the ArcGIS API for JavaScript.
January 2017
  • Citizen Science Manager can now be deployed in your ArcGIS Organization with the ArcGIS Solutions Deployment Tool.
  • Support for ArcGIS 10.5.
December 2016
  • A fix for BUG-000100542 to improve how the app behaves with subtypes and integer coded domain values that use the value 0.
  • A fix for BUG-000099365 to allow editing record in related table layers that have a Global ID field.
  • A fix for BUG-000099306 to display the correct icons for different attachment file types.
  • Filters on the comment table are now honored to facilitate comment moderation.
  • Updated app to use version 3.19 of the ArcGIS API for JavaScript.
September 2016
  • Sample data updated
October 2015
  • The first release of Citizen Science Manager

Get started with Crowdsource Manager

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New deployment option

Follow a few simple steps to leverage ArcGIS Pro and the ArcGIS Solutions Deployment Tool to quickly deploy this solution in your ArcGIS organization, configure it, and load your data if needed.