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Medicinal Plants of the PNW
50 participants
47 spottings
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Medicinal Plants of the PNW

100 years ago we were hunters and gathers, now that knowledge of gathering herbs & food has faded deep into our ...

I am Canadian - Wildlife
24 participants
130 spottings
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I am Canadian - Wildlife

Get out and about and spot some wildlife in your local area that you think says "Canada". Tell us why you think it ...

Taiga Wildlife Watch
5 participants
34 spottings
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Taiga Wildlife Watch

The Taiga, or boreal forest, is the largest terrestrial biome. It is covered by coniferous and dediceous forests, ...

The Purple of Canada
6 participants
4 spottings
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The Purple of Canada

This mission is to find the purple of Canada

Sea life of the Pacific Northwest.
164 participants
582 spottings
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Sea life of the Pacific ...

This is a mission dedicated to documenting the ocean life of the Cascadian bioregion, encompassing Oregon, British ...

Mammals of British Columbia
25 participants
60 spottings
Mammals

Mammals of British Columbia

A home for pictures of any mammal you come across, anywhere in BC

Pacific Northwest Wildlife
71 participants
962 spottings
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Pacific Northwest Wildlife

Dedicated to all the spectacular wildlife of the great Northwest United States. A wildlife enthusiast's paradise, ...

BC Forest Diversity
70 participants
237 spottings
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BC Forest Diversity

Calling all hikers, walkers and B.C. forestry explorers: we need your help to document B.C. animals, plants and ...

Owls of the Pacific Northwest
11 participants
6 spottings
Birds

Owls of the Pacific Northwest

It's rare to see an owl in the Pacific Northwest, but if you manage to capture them on film, please share!

Pacific Northwest Coast
44 participants
132 spottings
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Pacific Northwest Coast

The aim if this mission is to share photos of organisms that live in the norhwest coastal bioregion.

Forgotten Food Sources of the Pacific Northwest United States
175 participants
236 spottings
Plants

Forgotten Food Sources of the ...

From Cattails to Pokeweed, many of our available native food sources have been forgotten. In these tough ...

Endangered Birds of British Columbia
55 participants
13 spottings
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Endangered Birds of British ...

Based on the Red list of BC's endangered wildlife. let try to catalogue these: Yellow-billed Cuckoo, Horned Lark, ...

Wildlife of the West Coast Marshlands
41 participants
113 spottings
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Wildlife of the West Coast ...

My main purpose for this mission is to point out the beauty of animals in the marshlands. Sometimes animals, ...

Galapagos Biodiversity
578 participants
1,057 spottings
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Galapagos Biodiversity

The objective of this mission undertaken by the Charles Darwin Foundation for the Galapagos is to celebrate all ...

Backyard Habitats of the World
1,702 participants
12,006 spottings
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Backyard Habitats of the World

Some of the most remarkable nature and wildlife can be seen right in your own backyard! The focus of this mission ...

Project Squirrel
5,866 participants
3,825 spottings
Mammals

Project Squirrel

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

Humpback Whale Flukes
304 participants
58 spottings
Mammals

Humpback Whale Flukes

I work as a flukematcher for Allied Whale based at College of the Atlantic in Bar Harbor Maine. They hold the ...

2015 Best Wildlife Photo
502 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 ...

2014 Best Wildlife Photo
111 participants
2,877 spottings
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2014 Best Wildlife Photo

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

Florida Wetlands
187 participants
1,566 spottings
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Florida Wetlands

Florida has many wildlife sanctuaries and wetlands. This mission encompasses many locations in Florida

Lichens
282 participants
1,667 spottings
Fungi

Lichens

Lichens are the symbiotic union of a fungus with either a green alga or a cyanobacteria. They are very different ...

Anoles!
287 participants
736 spottings
Reptiles

Anoles!

This mission seeks to record observations of Anolis lizards wherever they may occur in the Western hemisphere -- ...

Caterpillars and larvae of the World
675 participants
5,388 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 ...

Trees of the World
944 participants
4,993 spottings
Plants

Trees of the World

A collection of trees and their characteristics worldwide.

Wild Orchids
178 participants
1,203 spottings
Plants

Wild Orchids

The ideal spotting would include a close up of the flower, a clear shot of the leaves, a picture of the whole ...

MISSION WEIRD Northeastern US
150 participants
174 spottings
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MISSION WEIRD Northeastern US

my teacher challenged me to find the weirdest animal ever and i want to find it

Beauty of Decay
179 participants
2,374 spottings
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Beauty of Decay

This mission is about showing the beauty of all kinds of decay processes which are usually the basis beginning of ...

Cranes of Eastern USA
159 participants
95 spottings
Birds

Cranes of Eastern USA

Cranes can be found on 5 continents and in the cultural traditions, mythology, and folklore of many cultures. A ...

BioBlitz: Rocky Mountain National Park
164 participants
171 spottings
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BioBlitz: Rocky Mountain ...

Help us count and identify species in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado! National Geographic and the National Park ...

Reptiles of the World
1,153 participants
9,676 spottings
Reptiles

Reptiles of the World

To document reptiles found around the world.

Lemurs of Madagascar
3 participants
8 spottings
Mammals

Lemurs of Madagascar

Please add your lemur spottings from Madagascar to the mission! Lemurs are primates found only on the African ...

Moths of the World
2,982 participants
40,680 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 ...

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 ...

Birds of the Southeast U.S.
382 participants
6,917 spottings
Birds

Birds of the Southeast U.S.

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

Florida's Flora & Fauna
248 participants
8,932 spottings
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Florida's Flora & Fauna

Become more aware of the need to conserve, preserve, and coexist with our wildlife and natural surroundings in ...

2013 Best Wildlife Photo
395 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 ...

Global Schoolyard Bioblitz!
2,881 participants
5,293 spottings
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Global Schoolyard Bioblitz!

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

Hummingbirds of BC
24 participants
38 spottings
Birds

Hummingbirds of BC

Hummingbirds are beautiful and amazing little birds. Let's map the locations and migrations of BC's hummingbird ...

Wild Love
164 participants
805 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 ...

Wild Flowers of the Pacific Northwest
236 participants
1,091 spottings
Plants

Wild Flowers of the Pacific ...

This mission is designed to encompass the vast diversity of wild flowers in the Pacific Northwest from British ...

The Owls of Florida
87 participants
95 spottings
Birds

The Owls of Florida

Owls are an incredible group of mostly nocturnal raptors that specialize in small mammals, arthropods, birds, and ...

Identifying Animals Through Osteology
348 participants
501 spottings
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Identifying Animals Through ...

Where there is life, there is death. Death and decomposition are a natural and sometimes beautiful part of the ...

Nests, hives, bowers, webs & other animal architecture
2,934 participants
8,980 spottings
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Nests, hives, bowers, webs & ...

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

Life and Mathematics
254 participants
821 spottings
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Life and Mathematics

Life and mathematics are intimately implicated. And this relationship is visible now and then. If you see it, take ...

Rocky Mountain Wildlife Watch
137 participants
1,166 spottings
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Rocky Mountain Wildlife Watch

The Rocky Mountains stretch more than 3,000 miles from the northernmost part of British Columbia, Canada, to New ...

Mission WILD
3,433 participants
42,676 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 ...

UVic Biodiversity
5 participants
12 spottings
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UVic Biodiversity

Life found in and around the campus of the University of Victoria in Victoria, British Columbia! From Mystic Vale ...

Biodiversity of BC
1 participant
3 spottings
Birds

Biodiversity of BC

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 ...

Butterflies & Moths of the World
8,501 participants
75,921 spottings
Arthropods

Butterflies & Moths of the World

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

The Lost Ladybug Project
5,514 participants
3,326 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 ...

Gulf Coast Oil Spill Impact
356 participants
454 spottings
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Gulf Coast Oil Spill Impact

The Gulf Coast region is facing an environmental disaster. With hundreds of species of plants and animals in ...

Marine Mammals of the World
1,334 participants
1,075 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 ...

Primate Watch
786 participants
1,475 spottings
Mammals

Primate Watch

The Primate Specialist Group is a network of scientists and conservationists who stand against the tide of ...

Amphibians of the World
2,395 participants
7,421 spottings
Amphibians

Amphibians of the World

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

Eggs of the World
1,352 participants
2,224 spottings
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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 rescue & rehabilitation
699 participants
1,011 spottings
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Wildlife rescue & rehabilitation

Please share photos of wildlife in accredited sanctuaries and centers for animals rescued from situations ...

Breeding Birds of BC
51 participants
490 spottings
Birds

Breeding Birds of BC

To document in photos and descriptions of spotting experiences, the breeding birds of British Columbia, especially ...

Global Dragonflies & Damselflies
4,931 participants
12,482 spottings
Arthropods

Global Dragonflies & Damselflies

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

Flowers of North America
9,440 participants
32,230 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 ...

The Color Blue
2,539 participants
5,817 spottings
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The Color Blue

There are so many incredible animals in the color blue. However, at the same time, they are few when considering ...

The Color Red
5,847 participants
14,940 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 ...

Opisthobranchs & Nudibranchs of the World
349 participants
1,190 spottings
Other

Opisthobranchs & Nudibranchs of ...

Opistobranchs are a large and diverse group of marine gastropods. They include several types of sea slugs: sea ...

Rare Color Morphs
1,026 participants
755 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, ...

Symbiotic Relationships
1,023 participants
1,630 spottings
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Symbiotic Relationships

Symbiosis is close and often long-term interaction between different biological species. There are many example of ...

Nature in Yellow
2,419 participants
12,585 spottings
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Nature in Yellow

It would be so interesting to see all the yellow flowers, fruits, insects, animals of the world.

Signs of Wildlife
2,963 participants
6,025 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 ...

Mushroom Mapping
6,051 participants
28,749 spottings
Fungi

Mushroom Mapping

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

NWF: Watch for Wildlife!
1,149 participants
6,459 spottings
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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 ...

Raptors of North America
1,343 participants
4,031 spottings
Birds

Raptors of North America

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

Bat Monitoring Project
870 participants
504 spottings
Mammals

Bat Monitoring Project

The Bat Conservancy is an international non-profit organization dedicated to protecting biological diversity ...

Birds of the Pacific North West
209 participants
1,112 spottings
Birds

Birds of the Pacific North West

Help document all species of birds in flight, from the tiny hummingbirds to the huge wandering albatrosses.

Native Edible and Medicinal Plants of the Pacific Northwest
161 participants
185 spottings
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Native Edible and Medicinal ...

In the Pacific Northwest we have lots of native edible and medicinal plants in our lush environment. We have 3 ...

Marine Life of British Columbia
34 participants
135 spottings
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Marine Life of British Columbia

We gather photographic documentation of the marine life in British Columbia. Invertebrates, plants, fish, birds, ...

Life Around Vancouver Island
26 participants
238 spottings
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Life Around Vancouver Island

Spiders to starfish, eagles and bears, plants and trees all from beautiful Vancouver Island.

The Pacific Northwest Bioregion
420 participants
5,471 spottings
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The Pacific Northwest Bioregion

The goal of this project is so fill out as many organisms as possible for the Pacific Northwest and create a ...

WILD Cities: Urban Biodiversity
7,209 participants
44,741 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 ...

Birds of the World
12,774 participants
104,326 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, ...

Biodiversity of BC
1 participant
3 spottings
Birds

Biodiversity of BC

UVic Biodiversity
5 participants
12 spottings
All

UVic Biodiversity

Life found in and around the campus of the University of Victoria in Victoria, British Columbia! From Mystic Vale ...

Hummingbirds of BC
24 participants
38 spottings
Birds

Hummingbirds of BC

Hummingbirds are beautiful and amazing little birds. Let's map the locations and migrations of BC's hummingbird ...

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