Visitors to national parks can now take 'coasties' to track coastal erosion

Parks Canada climate change specialist Garrett Mombourquette is shown at the coastie station at Prince Edward Island National Park in a handout photo. Parks Canada has launched a new citizen science program called the Coastie Initiative to allow visitors to five national parks in the county to take a picture of the coast using their smartphones. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO/Parks Canada Parks Canada climate change specialist Garrett Mombourquette is shown at the coastie station at Prince Edward Island National Park in a handout photo. Parks Canada has launched a new citizen science program called the Coastie Initiative to allow visitors to five national parks in the county to take a picture of the coast using their smartphones. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO/Parks Canada