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O'ahu, Hawai'i
54 participants
1,002 spottings
All

O'ahu, Hawai'i

The goal of this project is to develop maps of where / when different organisms occur on the island of O'ahu. This ...

Amphibians of Hawai'i
13 participants
0 spottings
Amphibians

Amphibians of Hawai'i

To document amphibians found around the State of Hawai'i.

Lizards of Hawaii
46 participants
31 spottings
Reptiles

Lizards of Hawaii

To find and describe any type of lizard in the area of your house or park and etc.

Trees of Hawaii
53 participants
50 spottings
Plants

Trees of Hawaii

To find and research any type of tree.

Alien Species in Hawaii
47 participants
323 spottings
All

Alien Species in Hawaii

Hawaii is home to rare, endemic flora and fauna. However, the 8 islands are also not strangers to introduced and ...

Reptiles of Hawai'i
24 participants
75 spottings
Reptiles

Reptiles of Hawai'i

To document reptiles found around the State of Hawai'i.

Corals of Hawaii
16 participants
28 spottings
Other

Corals of Hawaii

A photo collection of the hard, soft and black corals observed in the near-shore waters of the Hawaiian islands. ...

Nudibranchs of Hawaii
9 participants
1 spotting
All

Nudibranchs of Hawaii

This missions intentions are to bring images of otherworldly nudibranchs together.

Underwater Hawai'i
73 participants
657 spottings
All

Underwater Hawai'i

Underwater photographs of the environment and inhabitants of ocean around the Hawai'ian Islands.

Native Hawaiian Plants
93 participants
130 spottings
Plants

Native Hawaiian Plants

The Hawaiian islands are the most isolated archaepelago in the world which has given way to an amazing array of ...

Eggs of the World
1,352 participants
2,223 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 ...

Snakes of the United States - Center for Snake Conservation
1,452 participants
3,547 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 ...

California Native Mammals
142 participants
240 spottings
Mammals

California Native Mammals

Help spot Native California Mammals in the wild

Northern California Flora and Fauna
131 participants
1,211 spottings
All

Northern California Flora and ...

California is a truly special place, considered to be a biodiversity hotspot (one of 34 in the world). Hotspots ...

Ecology of California
14 participants
593 spottings
All

Ecology of California

I'm creating this mission for the purpose of trying to document all the wildlife inhabiting California, USA. I ...

Wilderness Friends of California
130 participants
879 spottings
All

Wilderness Friends of California

As a little girl I would run through the Santa Cruz mountains shoeless and covered in mud; I'd collect newts, ...

Wildly Edible California
111 participants
81 spottings
All

Wildly Edible California

We want to see all those herbs, weeds, fruits, fungi, and vegetables you like to eat that grow wild in your area. ...

Fruiting Bodies of the World
1,136 participants
6,091 spottings
Plants

Fruiting Bodies of the World

This mission is about mapping all the different kinds of fruiting bodies around the world. This doesn't ...

Slime Molds
314 participants
489 spottings
Other

Slime Molds

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

Amphibians of the World
2,395 participants
7,420 spottings
Amphibians

Amphibians of the World

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

Herbs & Spices – Source Plants
1,586 participants
2,625 spottings
Plants

Herbs & Spices – Source Plants

Herbs & spices have been used since ancient times. They have been used for cooking, as medicines, in religion, ...

Backyard Habitats of the World
1,700 participants
11,939 spottings
All

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 ...

Captive Animals
2,470 participants
12,372 spottings
All

Captive Animals

While we are all so focused on animals in nature, we ignore the fact theres wildlife in our own zoos. edit: I ...

Mosses, Liverworts, and Lichens of the Puget Sound Eco-Region
27 participants
360 spottings
Plants

Mosses, Liverworts, and Lichens ...

To compile a collection of non-vascular plants and lichens occurring within the Puget Sound eco-region.

Pacific Northwest Wildlife
71 participants
961 spottings
All

Pacific Northwest Wildlife

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

Reptiles of The Pacific Northwest
22 participants
57 spottings
Reptiles

Reptiles of The Pacific Northwest

This mission is a place for people to share their awesome spottings of reptiles found in the Pacific Northwest!

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

The Bug Chicks Sofa Safari
648 participants
7,074 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 ...

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

National Geographic's Great ...

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

Mission WILD
3,433 participants
42,668 spottings
All

Mission WILD

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

Vegetable Varieties for Gardeners
2,519 participants
3,370 spottings
Plants

Vegetable Varieties for Gardeners

Curious which vegetable varieties might grow best in your garden? Cornell researchers are, too. We compile ...

Project Squirrel
5,866 participants
3,824 spottings
Mammals

Project Squirrel

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

Birds of the World
12,774 participants
104,299 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, ...

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 ...

Moths of the World
2,982 participants
40,670 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 ...

Mushroom Mapping
6,049 participants
28,744 spottings
Fungi

Mushroom Mapping

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

International Spider Survey
3,900 participants
19,206 spottings
Arthropods

International Spider Survey

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

The Hoppers
860 participants
4,276 spottings
Arthropods

The Hoppers

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

Nests, hives, bowers, webs & other animal architecture
2,934 participants
8,979 spottings
All

Nests, hives, bowers, webs & ...

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

Chihuahuan Desert Plant Survey
30 participants
48 spottings
Plants

Chihuahuan Desert Plant Survey

As a biologist and naturalist, I am concerned about how climate change is affecting ecological systems and ...

Biodiversity of Texas
243 participants
4,988 spottings
All

Biodiversity of Texas

Texas, being the 2nd largest state in the U.S., consists of diverse landscapes that resemble the American South ...

Butterflies & Moths of Texas
125 participants
1,800 spottings
Arthropods

Butterflies & Moths of Texas

Texas's Butterflies, Moths, and their larva.

State Parks, NWR, WMA's of Texas
101 participants
1,395 spottings
All

State Parks, NWR, WMA's of Texas

To document the wildlife in state parks, wildlife management areas, and wildlife refuges throughout the state of ...

Global Dragonflies & Damselflies
4,932 participants
12,475 spottings
Arthropods

Global Dragonflies & Damselflies

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

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 ...

Pollinating Insects of the World
1,416 participants
11,336 spottings
Arthropods

Pollinating Insects of the World

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

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 ...

Poisonous Plants of the Pacific Northwest
82 participants
51 spottings
Plants

Poisonous Plants of the Pacific ...

To gather photos and information about the poisonous plants and fungi in the Pacific Northwest. It's good to know ...

Pacific North West Plant Medicine
111 participants
137 spottings
Plants

Pacific North West Plant Medicine

My goal is to document wild plants used for medicine in the Pacific North West region of the United States.

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.

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

Sea life of the Pacific ...

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

The Pacific Northwest Bioregion
420 participants
5,470 spottings
All

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 ...

The Lost Ladybug Project
5,512 participants
3,325 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 ...

Puget Sound Mushrooms
49 participants
174 spottings
Fungi

Puget Sound Mushrooms

With a good group of photographers and catalogers we can take a little bit of the guess work out of the mushroom ...

Pacific Northwest Coast
44 participants
132 spottings
All

Pacific Northwest Coast

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

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 ...

Pacific Northwest Amphibian Log
57 participants
37 spottings
Amphibians

Pacific Northwest Amphibian Log

Amphibians are the best measure of how healthy a particular environment is, because of their delicate needs. ...

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