header green line bottom border
about projectjoin indiscussionrelated projects

project image
(log in to rate this project)
Updated 08/07/2016
Participation fee $0
Expenses $0
Spend the time outdoors
Location Areas affected by Deepwater Horizion oil spill
Appropriate for kids no
Teaching materials no

Required Gear:

Apple iPhone.


Collect Gulf Oil Spill data using your iPhone. MoGO (Mobile Gulf Observatory) is an app that turns you and your iPhone into a "citizen scientist" helping wildlife experts find and rescue oiled birds, sea turtles, and dolphins.

The MoGO app allows you to take and submit photos of oiled, injured, and dead marine and coastal wildlife; tar balls on beaches; oil slicks on water; and oiled coastal habitats.

footer border shadow line