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JoshuaGSmith

I am an avid birder and citizen scientist. I love helping others identify wildlife and enjoy learning new things. I am also an Eagle Scout.

Anthem, AZ

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Life on Public Lands
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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 ...

Snakes of the World
1,947 participants
4,787 spottings
Reptiles

Snakes of the World

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

NWF: Watch for Wildlife!
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NWF: Watch for Wildlife!

We here at the National Wildlife Federation are celebrating our 74th annual National Wildlife Week! This year we ...

Flowers of North America
9,424 participants
32,057 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 ...

Great Pollinator Project of NYC
1,515 participants
1,127 spottings
Arthropods

Great Pollinator Project of NYC

One-third of our food depends on the services of a pollinator—bee or other insect, bird, or mammal. Bees are the ...

WILD Cities: Urban Biodiversity
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43,773 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 ...

Global Schoolyard Bioblitz!
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Global Schoolyard Bioblitz!

Teachers and students, start documenting and sharing the wildlife you encounter in and around your school sites! ...

Signs of Wildlife
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5,990 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 ...

2015 Best Wildlife Photo
505 participants
7,832 spottings
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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 ...

Animals in the area of LA
34 participants
166 spottings
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Animals in the area of LA

This is my first mission, so if you are wanting to join here then that's great. This is to discover more about the ...

Mammals Of California/Arizona
13 participants
73 spottings
Mammals

Mammals Of California/Arizona

Photograph mammals that are found in California.

California/Arizona Birds Of Prey
6 participants
28 spottings
Birds

California/Arizona Birds Of Prey

The purpose of this mission is to photograph each bird of prey in California/Arizona, not including the Shrike

California's Native Plants
64 participants
324 spottings
Plants

California's Native Plants

California is home to an estimated 6,300 native plants.

Reptiles of Arizona
112 participants
214 spottings
Reptiles

Reptiles of Arizona

Arizona has many native reptiles which can be seen all over the state. This mission is to get pictures of as many ...

True Bugs of California and it's Surrounding States
17 participants
81 spottings
Arthropods

True Bugs of California and it's ...

True bugs are probably the least known bug order in the world. It consists of many families, including cicadas, ...

Marvelous Mantids of the World
364 participants
962 spottings
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Marvelous Mantids of the World

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

Non-hummingbirds at hummingbird feeders in New Mexico & Arizona
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Non-hummingbirds at hummingbird ...

To identify non-hummingbird animals that feed at hummingbird feeders.

Living Wild in the Chaparral
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Living Wild in the Chaparral

Of all the distinct, natural communities in California, only one is found throughout and only one can be said to ...

Birds of California/Arizona
31 participants
595 spottings
Birds

Birds of California/Arizona

I am trying to record every bird in California... including Catalina island.

Raptors of North America
1,344 participants
4,032 spottings
Birds

Raptors of North America

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

Moths of the World
2,939 participants
40,198 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 ...

The Birds of Ecuador
27 participants
219 spottings
Birds

The Birds of Ecuador

Ecuador’s avian diversity is fascinating to many birders, me included. I have never been to Ecuador, but I know ...

Sonoran Desert - Plants and Animals
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Sonoran Desert - Plants and ...

Please share your photos of plant life and wildlife from the beautiful Sonoran Desert. All photos of the native ...

California Coleoptera
185 participants
405 spottings
Arthropods

California Coleoptera

Coleoptera, commonly referred to as "beetles", outnumber all other species of insects. They are among the most ...

Pollinating Insects of the World
1,408 participants
11,199 spottings
Arthropods

Pollinating Insects of the World

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

The Lost Ladybug Project
5,490 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 ...

Mushroom Mapping
6,009 participants
28,574 spottings
Fungi

Mushroom Mapping

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

National Geographic's Great Nature Project
2,844 participants
66,545 spottings
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National Geographic's Great ...

National Geographic is urging everyone to get outside to explore nature. Participants are asked to contribute ...

Project Squirrel
5,842 participants
3,807 spottings
Mammals

Project Squirrel

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

Butterflies & Moths of the World
8,455 participants
74,890 spottings
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Butterflies & Moths of the World

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

Rare Color Morphs
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739 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, ...

The Color Red
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14,794 spottings
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The Color Red

The color red is a bold color that represents passion. We would like to create a collection of wildlife images ...

Birds of the World
12,723 participants
103,846 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, ...

Birds Of Arizona
76 participants
537 spottings
Birds

Birds Of Arizona

There is lots of birds out there to be found. Let's see how many AZ birds we can get to!

2013 Best Wildlife Photo
396 participants
8,747 spottings
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2013 Best Wildlife Photo

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

Woodpeckers of North America
60 participants
235 spottings
Birds

Woodpeckers of North America

The purpose of this mission is to learn more about woodpeckers and their habits. I am keeping a checklist of ...

Flora and Fauna of California Wilderness
228 participants
2,693 spottings
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Flora and Fauna of California ...

Exploring and documenting the flora and fauna of the wilderness areas in California. Let's share our discoveries ...

California Coastal Wildlife Watch
947 participants
2,997 spottings
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California Coastal Wildlife Watch

Around the world, coastal ecosystems are known for their unique wildlife. From sea birds to native plant life, ...

California Native Mammals
142 participants
237 spottings
Mammals

California Native Mammals

Help spot Native California Mammals in the wild

Nests, hives, bowers, webs & other animal architecture
2,913 participants
8,893 spottings
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Nests, hives, bowers, webs & ...

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

Southern California Wildlife
409 participants
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Southern California Wildlife

Southern California is one of the most biologically diverse regions in America which allows for unique wildlife ...

Woodpeckers of North America
60 participants
235 spottings
Birds

Woodpeckers of North America

The purpose of this mission is to learn more about woodpeckers and their habits. I am keeping a checklist of ...

Las Aves de Colombia/The Birds of Colombia
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Las Aves de Colombia/The Birds ...

Colombia. Más especies de aves que cualquier otro país en la Tierra. El propósito de esta misión es recoger todas ...

The Birds of Ecuador
27 participants
219 spottings
Birds

The Birds of Ecuador

Ecuador’s avian diversity is fascinating to many birders, me included. I have never been to Ecuador, but I know ...

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