Citizen Science

Seek by iNaturalist | Nature Nation
Seek by iNaturalist | Nature Nation

Each week, we feature a worthy citizen science project or nature news segment from around the world. iNaturalist is one of the most recognized names in digital, contemporary citizen science and this week we're featuring their app, Seek.

Seek uses image recognition software to teach you about the world around you. ...

TreeSnap | Nature Nation
TreeSnap | Nature Nation

Each week, we feature a worthy citizen science project or nature news segment from around the world. This week we're featuring TreeSnap.

 

Our nation's trees are at risk, and threats like invasive diseases and pests affect some trees more than others. TreeSnap allows individuals in their communities to virtually tag trees, ...

National Moth Week | Nature Nation
National Moth Week | Nature Nation

Each week, we feature a worthy citizen science project or nature news segment from around the world. This week, in recognition of National Moth Week (July 18-26), we've chosen to highlight its namesake project.

Participants can contribute data that will help map moth distribution and shed light on the lifestyles of ...

Ant Picnic | Nature Nation
Ant Picnic | Nature Nation

Each week, we feature a worthy citizen science project or nature news segment from around the world. This week's is the family and food friendly, Ant Picnic.

According to the website, "What ants eat at different times of the year and in different places around the world tells us what might ...

What’s in Your Backyard? | Nature Nation
What’s in Your Backyard? | Nature Nation

Each week, we feature a worthy citizen science project or nature news segment from around the world. This week we bring you What's in Your Backyard from the University of Oklahoma, which aims to team up citizen scientists with biomedical researchers to discover potentially live-saving, drug-like molecules from the fungi ...

SquirrelMapper | Nature Nation
SquirrelMapper | Nature Nation

Each week, we feature a worthy citizen science project or nature news segment from around the world. This week's is SquirrelMapper.

There are a few ways you can participate with SquirrelMapper: observe, classify, and my favorite, play! Their game "Find the squirrel" allows viewers 15 seconds to spot a squirrel hidden ...

I See Change | Nature Nation
I See Change | Nature Nation

Each week, we feature a worthy citizen science project or nature news segment from around the world. This week, we're featuring I See Change.

I See Change allows communities to take observations and documentation into their own hands. As the climate continues to change in ways that destroy our environments, I ...

Digital Fishers | Nature Nation
Digital Fishers | Nature Nation

Each week, we feature a worthy citizen science project or nature news segment from around the world. This week, as we continue to feature projects to do from home and in honor of World Oceans Day (June 8th), we're featuring Digital Fishers from Ocean Networks Canada (ONC).

Digital Fishers is a ...