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A computer with Internet access.
Camel Cricket Census
|Help scientists understand the camel crickets in your house!|
|Share observations of camel crickets in your home!|
The Your Wild Life team needs citizen scientists to share observations and photos of camel crickets in your home!
To date, their network of keen citizen observers has reported a preponderance of camel crickets in their basements, garages and garden sheds. Some interesting patterns in cricket distribution have emerged, and the researchers have learned that a Japanese camel cricket is way more common in the US than previously thought.
Have you seen one of these leggy beasts? Submit your observations today!