Join us for the...
Earth & Space Science Edit-a-Thon with the American Geophysical Union
Join us for an edit-a-thon at the American Geophysical Union! Attendees are welcome to work on any topic related to earth and space science. This event is organized as part of the Wikipedia Year of Science.
- September 24, 2016 at 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
- American Geophysical Union
- 2000 Florida Avenue NW, Washington, DC
- Dupont Circle (Red Line)
- You may also join us remotely from wherever you are!
I'll attend in person
- Antony–22 (talk⁄contribs) 05:00, 27 August 2016 (UTC)
- econterms (talk) 19:57, 4 September 2016 (UTC) -- I'm psyched to learn more.
- Association Chemist (talk) 14:53, 8 September 2016 (UTC)
- Taylordw (talk) 21:24, 9 September 2016 (UTC)
- User: Friend of Smokey
- Geraldshields11 (talk) 13:47, 15 September 2016 (UTC) I will bring my camera.
- MZMcBride (talk)
I'll participate online
- Scootalmighty (talk) 16:41, 22 September 2016 (UTC) I will be connecting from Italy (normally I'm in US)
Articles to work on
- Wikipedia Requests: Geology
- Women in Red: Geology Worklist
- Women in Red: Space Science Worklist
- Requested Articles: Astronomy
- WikiProject Geology: To-Do List
- Many recently discovered surface features of planetary bodies have articles that need to be created or updated with recent findings:
- Winners of various AGU prizes
Basics on editing Wikipedia
- Wiki Ed Foundation's online training modules
- Wikipedia:Five pillars and Wikipedia:Core content policies
- Wikipedia:Your first article
- Help:Getting started
- Advice for scientists editing Wikipedia
- Cheatsheet for Wiki markup
- SNO+ - update, wikilinks, cleanup
- Geoneutrino - update, wikilinks
- Arctic - copyedited for accuracy, added image
- Ecosystem - Added sentence
- Fireworks - Added sentence and image
- The event was documented by 33 photographs.
- And blog coverage: Geophysical scientists take red pencils to Wikipedia, Associations Now
Possible next steps:
- create articles for Hydrology Research journal, formerly called Nordic Hydrology, using sources: British Hydrological Society,  and 
- create article Nordic Association of Hydrology which is cited several times on Wikipedia and cosponsors the journal above. Web site: