|Presented by||Smithsonian Environmental Research Center|
|Spend the time||outdoors|
|Appropriate for kids||yes|
None needed, however, these crabs are often found in crab-pots and along stream banks.
|Track the spread of introduced Chinese Mitten Crabs|
|Report any mitten crab sightings|
The Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, working with many partner organizations, has established Mitten Crab Watch as a public reporting and information network to track the distribution, abundance, and status of this invasive species for the US Atlantic and Gulf coasts.