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2019 Best Wildlife Photo - Species Interactions Special!
162 participants
997 spottings
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2019 Best Wildlife Photo - ...

We're calling for your best wildlife photos! The mission is for spottings submitted in 2019 fitting in our special ...

PN Test Mission 2
7 participants
0 spottings
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PN Test Mission 2

This is a test mission.

Eastern Shore of Virginia National Wildlife Refuge
19 participants
4 spottings
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Eastern Shore of Virginia ...

Located at the tip of the Delmarva Peninsula, this area is one of the most important avian migration funnels in ...

James River National Wildlife Refuge
24 participants
12 spottings
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James River National Wildlife ...

James River National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) is one of four refuges that comprise the Eastern Virginia Rivers ...

Pocahontas State Park, Virginia
1 participant
57 spottings
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Pocahontas State Park, Virginia

This mission is to catalog organisms found within Pocahontas State Park in Virginia. All living organisms found ...

2018 Best Wildlife Photo
193 participants
5,323 spottings
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2018 Best Wildlife Photo

This mission is now terminated; please watch out for the new 2019 Best Wildlife Photo mission! We're calling again ...

2017 Best Wildlife Photo
245 participants
6,472 spottings
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2017 Best Wildlife Photo

We're calling for your best wildlife photos! This mission is open to all members from all over the world and will ...

Turtles of the Southeast U.S.
308 participants
667 spottings
Reptiles

Turtles of the Southeast U.S.

The Southeast has the highest diversity of turtles in the U.S. and is home to 75 percent of all native species ...

PN Rangers Test Mission
7 participants
0 spottings
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PN Rangers Test Mission

This is a test mission for the Project Noah Rangers so they may be able to better assist teachers with their own ...

Snakes of the Southeast U.S.
258 participants
718 spottings
Reptiles

Snakes of the Southeast U.S.

For spottings of snake species in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North ...

Rockwood Park
2 participants
254 spottings
All

Rockwood Park

Document the living organisms found in the park! This mission is strictly for organisms found within Rockwood Park ...

Battlefield Biodiversity
11 participants
124 spottings
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Battlefield Biodiversity

Help us document the park's biodiversity and complete a species inventory list for the park. It's as easy as 1, ...

Life on Public Lands
53 participants
707 spottings
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Life on Public Lands

During National Environmental Education Week 2015, April 19-25, we're inviting you to participate in a national ...

Marsupials of the World
230 participants
465 spottings
Mammals

Marsupials of the World

There are only 434 Marsupials on our planet. Let's see how many Marsupials Project Noah can find. Marsupials are ...

2015 Best Wildlife Photo
505 participants
7,832 spottings
All

2015 Best Wildlife Photo

We're calling for your best wildlife photos! This featured mission is open to all members from all over the world ...

Mammoth Cave Moth and Arthopod Mission
3 participants
49 spottings
Arthropods

Mammoth Cave Moth and Arthopod ...

This mission was created to document and to identify the moths (and other insects) that have been found at Mammoth ...

ANTS!!!!
280 participants
602 spottings
Arthropods

ANTS!!!!

there are apparently 22000 species of ants. lets get to it!!

Signs of Wildlife
2,961 participants
5,975 spottings
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Signs of Wildlife

If you look carefully, there are signs of wildlife everywhere. From subtle animal tracks and abandoned spider ...

Wild Love
163 participants
795 spottings
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Wild Love

The mating rituals of some animals are wonderfully bizarre and each species in animal kingdom has a different ...

Arthropods parasitised by other arthropods
34 participants
162 spottings
Arthropods

Arthropods parasitised by other ...

This mission was created to document the occurrence of parasitism among arthropod species.

Arthropod Galls of the North East
12 participants
34 spottings
Arthropods

Arthropod Galls of the North ...

Galls are fascinating structures! They can be created by insects, mites or even fungi or bacteria. They can be ...

Flowers of North America
9,434 participants
32,147 spottings
Plants

Flowers of North America

We want you to help us build a photo collection of flowers from around the world. Show us what flowers are ...

Parental care in insects and other invertebrates
518 participants
304 spottings
Arthropods

Parental care in insects and ...

[PLEASE READ the instructions under Overview first!*]. Did you know that some of the lesser creatures engage in ...

Hymenoptera of the world -- bees, ants and all their friends
101 participants
1,700 spottings
Arthropods

Hymenoptera of the world -- ...

The representatives of Hymenoptera order display a remarkable diversity not only of shapes and colours, but also ...

Arthropods parasitised by fungi
42 participants
111 spottings
Arthropods

Arthropods parasitised by fungi

This mission was created to document the occurrence of parasitism of arthropod species by fungi.

African Mammals in the Wild
58 participants
953 spottings
Mammals

African Mammals in the Wild

To document visually the diversity of African mammals, including the cetaceans and pinnipeds.

Interaction between different species of Arthropods
762 participants
1,677 spottings
Arthropods

Interaction between different ...

The objective of this mission is to collect pictures of the interaction between different species of arthropods. ...

Snakes of the World
1,956 participants
4,808 spottings
Reptiles

Snakes of the World

A mission to document the beautiful snakes species from around the world.

Marine Mammals of the World
1,333 participants
1,073 spottings
Mammals

Marine Mammals of the World

Marine mammals are a diverse group of 120 species of mammal that are primarily ocean-dwelling or depend on the ...

Wildlife of the Niagara Region
56 participants
766 spottings
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Wildlife of the Niagara Region

The Niagara Region and surrounding Golden Horseshoe is a rapidly expanding and growing area. Despite the ever ...

Slime Molds
314 participants
481 spottings
Other

Slime Molds

Mission for those slimy, but often beautifully colored molds that are often confused with fungi. Now a global ...

The Bug Chicks Sofa Safari
648 participants
7,005 spottings
Arthropods

The Bug Chicks Sofa Safari

We're partnering with Project Noah to make our adventure truly interactive. We want you to upload pictures of ...

Parental Care
79 participants
291 spottings
All

Parental Care

This mission is dedicated to Parenting Organisms spotted with taking care of their cubs, Eggs, juvenile, chicks, ...

Distribution of Native and Invasive Look-Alike Buttercups
35 participants
47 spottings
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Distribution of Native and ...

Collect as many observations as possible of Ranunculus ficaria (Lesser Celandine) and Caltha palustris (Marsh ...

North American Bat Tracker
108 participants
142 spottings
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North American Bat Tracker

We want to know where bats are and what they're doing! North American bats are under tremendous pressure from ...

Rare Color Morphs
1,027 participants
750 spottings
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Rare Color Morphs

If you find an animal or plant that is not it's normal color, please add it to this mission. Though rare, ...

WILD Cities: Urban Biodiversity
7,199 participants
43,787 spottings
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WILD Cities: Urban Biodiversity

Millions of city-dwellers walk their local streets every day, but many overlook the multitude of animals and ...

Edible and Useful Plants of the East
177 participants
803 spottings
Plants

Edible and Useful Plants of the ...

This mission is to help show people that here are thousands of helpful and useful plants that grow right outside ...

Jumping Spiders of the World
679 participants
2,593 spottings
Arthropods

Jumping Spiders of the World

With cat like grace, agility and Teddy Bearish charms bellying their formidable predatory instincts, the jumping ...

Mission WILD
3,431 participants
42,446 spottings
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Mission WILD

The WILD Foundation works to protect & interconnect at least half of the planet’s land & water to sustain the ...

Amphibians of New York
20 participants
65 spottings
Amphibians

Amphibians of New York

To collect information and photos on amphibians of New York for the GNP.

Acadia National Park
22 participants
135 spottings
All

Acadia National Park

People have been drawn to the rugged coast of Maine throughout history. Awed by its fauna & flora beauty and ...

Beetles!
627 participants
9,749 spottings
Arthropods

Beetles!

Beetles are the most diverse group of organisms on Earth. They are found on six continents in almost every ...

Flies!
488 participants
5,191 spottings
Arthropods

Flies!

Flies are everywhere and quite frankly, I think they get a bad rap! Yes some can eat disgusting things, annoy you ...

Birds of the Southeast U.S.
382 participants
6,912 spottings
Birds

Birds of the Southeast U.S.

For spottings of bird species in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North ...

Caterpillars and larvae of the World
669 participants
5,273 spottings
Arthropods

Caterpillars and larvae of the ...

There are many beautiful and unique larva forms such as caterpillars that we never even notice until they turn ...

Pollinating Insects of the World
1,413 participants
11,213 spottings
Arthropods

Pollinating Insects of the World

Insects are the most important pollinators of flowering plants (Angiosperms). They are very valuable for humans, ...

Eggs of the World
1,349 participants
2,205 spottings
All

Eggs of the World

Nothing is more symbolic to life in this world than the egg. Like wildlife itself, eggs come in all shapes and ...

Wildlife of the South East, USA
381 participants
6,591 spottings
All

Wildlife of the South East, USA

For those of you in the south eastern United States, now you can see what others have spotted in your area. This ...

Project Squirrel
5,861 participants
3,817 spottings
Mammals

Project Squirrel

Fox squirrels and grey squirrels are two of the most familiar species of wildlife in many neighborhoods and ...

Hunters & Animal Food Habits
1,008 participants
4,400 spottings
All

Hunters & Animal Food Habits

This mission is to document the food habits of animals from all genera.

Reptiles of the World
1,152 participants
9,645 spottings
Reptiles

Reptiles of the World

To document reptiles found around the world.

Raptors of North America
1,344 participants
4,038 spottings
Birds

Raptors of North America

Raptors (Birds of Prey - Eagles, Hawks, Falcons, Owls and Vultures) are found throughout North America - from the ...

Eastern Assassin Bugs
296 participants
305 spottings
Arthropods

Eastern Assassin Bugs

The assassin bugs, family Reduviidae, is one of the largest families of true bugs in the order Hemiptera. There ...

Marvelous Mantids of the World
371 participants
972 spottings
Arthropods

Marvelous Mantids of the World

Mantids are amazing insects! Unusual and alien looking. Considered good luck in some cultures, these predatory ...

Monarch Migration
1,134 participants
670 spottings
Arthropods

Monarch Migration

Where have you seen a Monarch? Help document Monarch migration by posting photos of your spottings.

The Wildflowers of New York State
111 participants
694 spottings
Plants

The Wildflowers of New York State

The purpose of this mission is to obtain photos of all plant parts and locations of the beautiful wildflowers ...

Snakes of the United States - Center for Snake Conservation
1,450 participants
3,544 spottings
Reptiles

Snakes of the United States - ...

Snakes play vital roles as mid- to top-level predators in our natural ecosystems but they are often very ...

Birds of the World
12,766 participants
104,160 spottings
Birds

Birds of the World

There are over 10,000 living species of birds on the planet. They can be found in ecosystems across the globe, ...

New England Arthropods
45 participants
3,901 spottings
Arthropods

New England Arthropods

An arthropod is an invertebrate animal having an exoskeleton (external skeleton), a segmented body, and jointed ...

The Hoppers
856 participants
4,195 spottings
Arthropods

The Hoppers

This is not for jumping organisms! This mission is focusing on the Auchenorrhyncha suborder (Free-living ...

Project Frog Finder of NorthEastern United States
117 participants
232 spottings
Amphibians

Project Frog Finder of ...

Finding and identifying local frogs.

nature of new york
44 participants
2,636 spottings
All

nature of new york

take photos of wild life to see what we have discovered.

Amphibians of the World
2,392 participants
7,408 spottings
Amphibians

Amphibians of the World

Lethal fungi, habitat loss, and predators have caused severe declines in amphibian populations around the world. ...

Flies of Northeastern US
47 participants
213 spottings
Arthropods

Flies of Northeastern US

The purpose of this mission is to take photos of flies, there are tons out there how many can you find?

The Lost Ladybug Project
5,510 participants
3,302 spottings
Arthropods

The Lost Ladybug Project

Across North America ladybug species distribution is changing. We're asking you to join us in finding out where ...

Global Dragonflies & Damselflies
4,924 participants
12,330 spottings
Arthropods

Global Dragonflies & Damselflies

Dragonflies and damselflies are agile insects of the order Odonata. With a worldwide distribution and over 5,000 ...

Butterflies & Moths of the World
8,483 participants
75,222 spottings
Arthropods

Butterflies & Moths of the World

Butterflies and Moths are insects of the order Lepidoptera. Their brilliant colors have inspired artistic ...

Nests, hives, bowers, webs & other animal architecture
2,929 participants
8,942 spottings
All

Nests, hives, bowers, webs & ...

This mission is to document the incredible architectural abilities of animals from all genera.

Mushroom Mapping
6,033 participants
28,693 spottings
Fungi

Mushroom Mapping

Mushroom ecology is a pivotal orientation point for exploring urban systems. Help us gather important data and ...

International Spider Survey
3,895 participants
19,027 spottings
Arthropods

International Spider Survey

Spiders are air-breathing arthropods that have eight legs. The International Society of Arachnology is the ...

Moths of the World
2,956 participants
40,298 spottings
Arthropods

Moths of the World

Moths? Yes: a world of sphinxes, hawks, owls, tigers, and scary eyes, all waiting for you outside your door. In ...

Marvelous Mantids of the World
371 participants
972 spottings
Arthropods

Marvelous Mantids of the World

Mantids are amazing insects! Unusual and alien looking. Considered good luck in some cultures, these predatory ...

Arthropod Galls of the North East
12 participants
34 spottings
Arthropods

Arthropod Galls of the North ...

Galls are fascinating structures! They can be created by insects, mites or even fungi or bacteria. They can be ...

Rockwood Park
2 participants
254 spottings
All

Rockwood Park

Document the living organisms found in the park! This mission is strictly for organisms found within Rockwood Park ...

PN Rangers Test Mission
7 participants
0 spottings
All

PN Rangers Test Mission

This is a test mission for the Project Noah Rangers so they may be able to better assist teachers with their own ...

Pocahontas State Park, Virginia
1 participant
57 spottings
All

Pocahontas State Park, Virginia

This mission is to catalog organisms found within Pocahontas State Park in Virginia. All living organisms found ...

PN Test Mission 2
7 participants
0 spottings
All

PN Test Mission 2

This is a test mission.

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