Problem

Inhibited field work

Other Names:
Practical difficulties of scientific field research
Nature:
Research in many areas requires field work. Some field work tasks require equipment or services that it is impractical to take along to where data are being gathered. For example, botanists require reference books in order to identify the plants that they collect, but the books are heavy and awkward to carry on foot.
Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth
Date of last update
04.05.1999 – 00:00 CEST