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Data-driven advocacy is the daily work of two scientists who are leveraging this approach for local environmental protection. Whether the issues are the dangers of fracking or the invasive spread of cane toads, people are crowdsourcing analysis of digital incident reports from open government sources to make stronger, and more visually compelling, cases for policy change.