Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Snowy Egret

Egretta thula

Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

6 Comments

Tom15
Tom15 8 years ago

Thanks Ajwerko!
S Frazier, I see the circle on the map now where the mission was started. Thanks for the info.

Ajwerko
Ajwerko 8 years ago

Beautiful picture Tom!!

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 8 years ago

Mission creation page "Fill out the details and select the geographical area where your mission will take place. Keep in mind that your mission must fall within a radius of at most 300 miles (482 km)."

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 8 years ago

Yes I know...On the map you can zoom out to see where the radius is. Users are told on the mission creation page that missions are local (300 mile radius). There is no way to automatically control how they describe their missions. Sorry for the trouble.

Tom15
Tom15 8 years ago

OK, I removed all my sightings from the Egrets and Herons mission. How do I know what the geographical ranges of a mission like this are? The details of the mission says "This mission is to document the types of Egrets and Herons of the World, the habitats they live in, their feeding habits, and their breeding rituals and physical changes during mating season."

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 8 years ago

Beautiful! Hey Tom sorry. All user-created missions must go through a local phase before they can be considered for a global reach. The new Egrets and Herons mission must go through a local phase first, so I think your spottings are unfortunately out of its local range. Cheers

Tom15
Spotted by
Tom15

Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico

Spotted on Apr 21, 2008
Submitted on Mar 23, 2013

Spotted for Missions

Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors

Join the Project Noah Team Join Project Noah Team