Guardian Nature School Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Nature School For Teachers - Fall 2020 Launch! visit nature school

Beauty of Decay

Beauty of Decay

Processes of decay - please no animals. Sign in to join mission

Beauty of Decay
Created by


173 participants 2,319 spottings

This mission is about showing the beauty of all kinds of decay processes which are usually the basis beginning of new life. Please feel free to share pictures of fading flowers, molds, mosses, lichens, deadwood and similar. PLEASE - exclude animals from this mission in order to keep the aspect of beauty.

Beauty of Decay

Lat: 51.16 Long: 10.47

Recent Spottings

Brown-rot fungus mauna Kunzah 1 0 Brown-rot fungus
Conifer woodtuft mauna Kunzah 5 0 Conifer woodtuft
Black Jelly Drops Zlatan Celebic 5 0 Black Jelly Drops
Eastern Grey Kangaroo (skeletal remains) Neil Ross 13 8 Eastern Grey Kangaroo (skeletal remains)
White Punk Neil Ross 1 0 White Punk
Hair ice Jae 15 18 Hair ice
Gilled bolete - Phylloporus sp. Neil Ross 2 0 Gilled bolete - Phylloporus sp.
Scarlet cup Mauron 10 5 Scarlet cup
Chondrula munita DespinaTsafetopoulou 1 0 Chondrula munita
Boletus Mushroom Neil Ross 2 0 Boletus Mushroom
Star Jelly Zlatan Celebic 6 4 Star Jelly
Jelly Ear Fungus Tukup 6 4 Jelly Ear Fungus
Turkey tail Zlatan Celebic 5 0 Turkey tail
Clustered bonnet Zlatan Celebic 3 0 Clustered bonnet
Sulphur Tuft Zlatan Celebic 1 0 Sulphur Tuft
Purple Jellydisc Zlatan Celebic 1 0 Purple Jellydisc
Driftwood (Western red cedar) Brian38 2 1 Driftwood (Western red cedar)
Driftwood with crustose lichens Brian38 1 0 Driftwood with crustose lichens
Tiny button lichen Brian38 1 0 Tiny button lichen
Cane Toad (remains) Neil Ross 2 3 Cane Toad (remains)
Toothed jelly fungus Brian38 1 0 Toothed jelly fungus
Coal fungus Brian38 2 0 Coal fungus
Sarcographa Lichen Tukup 6 11 Sarcographa Lichen
Sapsucker Damage Brian38 3 3 Sapsucker Damage
Beaded Rim-lichen Brian38 2 0 Beaded Rim-lichen
Queensland Fan Palm Neil Ross 6 3 Queensland Fan Palm
Slime Mold / Fungi??? Muckpuk 1 2 Slime Mold / Fungi???
Crested coral fungus (with infection) Brian38 2 0 Crested coral fungus (with infection)
Crested coral fungus Brian38 1 0 Crested coral fungus
Candlestick fungus Brian38 3 0 Candlestick fungus
Shaggy Ink Cap, Lawyer's Wig, Shaggy Mane Muckpuk 20 21 Shaggy Ink Cap, Lawyer's Wig, Shaggy Mane
Wood ear Brian38 4 0 Wood ear
Stump puffball Brian38 2 0 Stump puffball
Coral fungus Brian38 2 0 Coral fungus
Sulphur Tuft Zlatan Celebic 3 0 Sulphur Tuft
Shaggy Ink Cap Zlatan Celebic 2 1 Shaggy Ink Cap
Bark beetle tracks Brian38 20 17 Bark beetle tracks
False parasol Tukup 5 0 False parasol
Milk-white toothed polypore mauna Kunzah 2 0 Milk-white toothed polypore
Peeling oysterling arlanda 1 0 Peeling oysterling
Plums and Custard; Tricoloma Rutilante arlanda 1 0 Plums and Custard;  Tricoloma Rutilante
Leafy Brain Zlatan Celebic 1 1 Leafy Brain
Willow (wildfire damage) Brian38 7 4 Willow (wildfire damage)
Eastern Grey Kangaroo (skull) Neil Ross 4 2 Eastern Grey Kangaroo (skull)
Mower's mushroom mauna Kunzah 2 0 Mower's mushroom
Pear-shaped puffball mauna Kunzah 4 2 Pear-shaped puffball
Puffball mauna Kunzah 2 0 Puffball
Red Fox (skull) Neil Ross 2 0 Red Fox (skull)
Dryad's saddle mauna Kunzah 2 1 Dryad's saddle
Giant Bracket Fungus Tukup 2 0 Giant Bracket Fungus

Recently joined

Ornithoptera80 Tukup mauna Kunzah TajSALDO
momsavang Mustafa Rustom Brian38 InêsVeloso
Christine Y. flowntheloop Tania17 Zlatan Celebic
Gabriela M KostasZontanos Irene Brady Greg Shchepanek
Mauron Rahul Upadhyay Ricardo Salgueiro LukeGMyers
ChristineLaurin joanbstanley LivesInADream PutkovAlexander
Neil Ross Deepti S Carlos Mancilla buorsemile
Jae NickO e.drinnon RexFantastic
LindaAlisto RishiManu MarcosJulianAntinori JuanEstebanCGartner
DanielleMulcahy Mohammad Yasin Chowdhury adela.cremene Nestor Rodrigo Vasquez Cisneros
Sign in or Register to download data from this mission.
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors