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World Science Festival Cicada Count

World Science Festival Cicada Count

The World Science Festival,, and Project Noah are teaming up to track cicadas, emerging after 17-years underground. We need YOU to take photos of cicadas to help gather the largest database of information on these fascinating creatures. Sign in to join mission

World Science Festival Cicada Count
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Website 297 participants 177 spottings

We're calling all citizen scientists to help track 17-Year Cicadas! Join the World Science Festival Cicada Count mission and head out to start looking for some cicadas! Share your observations and make sure you submit them to the WSF Cicada Count mission. All the data will be collected by Project Noah, analyzed by, and provided to John Cooley, a cicada expert at the University of Connecticut who is researching these fascinating 17-year cicadas.

World Science Festival Cicada Count

Lat: 40.71 Long: -74.01

Recent Spottings

Pharaoh cicada Misty10 7 0 Pharaoh cicada
Spotting momsavang 1 1 Spotting
Hieroglyphic cicada momsavang 0 1 Hieroglyphic cicada
Cicada DrNamgyalTSherpa 1 0 Cicada
Cicada DrNamgyalTSherpa 1 0 Cicada
Cicada DrNamgyalTSherpa 1 0 Cicada
Cicada Raksha 1 0 Cicada
Spotting Raksha 0 0 Spotting
Northern Dusk Singing Cicada momsavang 2 0 Northern Dusk Singing Cicada
Dark Lyric Cicada momsavang 1 0 Dark Lyric Cicada
Spotting DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 4 2 Spotting
Spotting DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 3 1 Spotting
Spotting DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 3 2 Spotting
Spotting DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 1 1 Spotting
Baby Ciccada DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 1 0 Baby Ciccada
Ciccada DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 1 0 Ciccada
Cicada LindaAlisto 7 1 Cicada
Annual Cicada Yeni Setiawan 1 1 Annual Cicada
Cicada shekainah d. alaban 2 0 Cicada
Cicada SukanyaDatta 1 0 Cicada
Unknown Cicada molting Carol Snow Milne 2 1 Unknown Cicada molting
Cicada SukanyaDatta 1 0 Cicada
Robinson's Annual Cicada TaylorRobertson 0 0 Robinson's Annual Cicada
Cicada NidhinBasheer 1 0 Cicada
Dog Day Cicada Cutter9311 1 0 Dog Day Cicada
Cicada (Brood IV) Cutter9311 1 0 Cicada (Brood IV)
Periodical cicada JennySmith3 2 0 Periodical cicada
Periodic Cicada KeithRoragen 5 1 Periodic Cicada
Cicada lamewborn 1 0 Cicada
Cicada AprilCharlesHarrah 1 0 Cicada
Sulphur Cicada SukanyaDatta 30 32 Sulphur Cicada
Spotting ajirber 2 0 Spotting
Spotting LeonardoMB 1 0 Spotting
Dog-day Cicada Carol Snow Milne 2 0 Dog-day Cicada
17 Year Cicada ScottKauffman 1 0 17 Year Cicada
Annual cicada msrgoble 1 1 Annual cicada
Spotting Elizabth_dt 2 0 Spotting
Dog-day Cicada dferris1 2 0 Dog-day Cicada
Dog-day Cicada dferris1 1 1 Dog-day Cicada
Cicada (exuviae) SargonR 1 1 Cicada (exuviae)
Cicada SargonR 1 0 Cicada
Cicada Jackson Welter 1 1 Cicada
Iowa's 2014 Periodical Cicada Brood LuckyLogan 11 3 Iowa's 2014 Periodical Cicada Brood
Cicada Jason Alexander 1 0 Cicada
Cactus dodger Cicada Jellis 1 0 Cactus dodger Cicada
Cicada SargonR 1 0 Cicada
Green Whizzer Cicada Andrea Lim 9 4 Green Whizzer Cicada
Periodical Cicada empidonax 4 0 Periodical Cicada
Cigarra / Cicada Rolo 1 4 Cigarra / Cicada
Large Bottle Cicada (in spider's web) naross 8 2 Large Bottle Cicada (in spider's web)

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JojoDePeralta flyingfrogconcepts Thane Wilcox Globalistar
LindaAlisto Mauron twolittletoddies Kris F
PossumPrint Nidhin Basheer SukanyaDatta ToreCanu
Ganesh R Mandavkar. KeithRoragen JennySmith3 Kimberly Vanderbull
RWest0006 ajirber Dilan Chathuranga Dett
MichP dferris Jellis Jackson Welter
FranzKiernanBuenaflor IanAyotte Alabama SargonR
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