Citizen Science

Citizen Science at Home
Citizen Science at Home

We've rounded up a few of our favorite projects and resources for partaking in citizen science at home. If you're interested in keeping up with Nature's citizen science community, you can join our Citizen Science Facebook Group HERE. 

We do our best to feature a citizen science project every week in ...

Nature’s Notebook | Nature Nation
Nature’s Notebook | Nature Nation

Each week, we feature a worthy citizen science project or nature news segment from around the nation. This week, as the seasons start to shift, is Nature's Notebook.

The mission of Nature's Notebook's is simple and accessible for citizen scientists of all ages: to track seasonal changes in plants and animals. ...

Cyber Spotters | Nature Nation
Cyber Spotters | Nature Nation

Each week, we feature a worthy citizen science project or nature news segment from around the nation. This week's is Cyber Spotters from the Coalition to End Wildlife Trafficking Online.

The coalition was formed by three organizations (World Wildlife Federation (WWF), TRAFFIC  and International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW)) and partners ...

Fossil Atmospheres | Nature Nation
Fossil Atmospheres | Nature Nation

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

Fossil Atmospheres is a climate change citizen science project by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and headquartered at the National Museum of Natural History and the Smithsonian Environmental Research ...

HerpMapper | Nature Nation
HerpMapper | Nature Nation

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

Herpetology is the study of reptiles and amphibians. HerpMapper is a non-profit organization dedicated to studying, mapping and analyzing these species of animals, including frogs, snakes, lizards, turtles and more, ...

Yellowstone Wolf | Nature Nation
Yellowstone Wolf | Nature Nation

Each week, we feature a worthy citizen science project or nature news segment from around the nation. This week's is Yellowstone Wolf: Project Citizen Science.

This citizen science project takes place in one of America's most beloved places: Yellowstone National Park. Whether you're one of its four million visitors a year, ...

Eyes on the Wild | Nature Nation
Eyes on the Wild | Nature Nation

Each week, we feature a worthy citizen science project or nature news segment from around the nation. This week's is Cedar Creek: Eyes on the Wild.

The Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve is a Midwestern US biology field station that encompasses three different biomes: tallgrass prairie, eastern deciduous forest and boreal ...

The WETFEET Project | Nature Nation
The WETFEET Project | Nature Nation

Each week, we feature a worthy citizen science project or nature news segment from around the nation. This week's is The WETFEET Project, which was recently featured on NewsHour Weekend.

Funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), WETFEET stands for  Warming Ecosystem Temperatures in a Florida Ecotone Experiencing Transition. Because of the ...