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Photo: FWS
Participation fee $0
Expenses $0
Spend the time outdoors
Location Los Angeles California
Appropriate for kids yes
Teaching materials no


Required Gear:

digital camera
smartphone with a camera
computer (desktop, laptop, tablet) with an Internet connection
butterfly field guide


Los Angeles Butterfly Survey


Help compile complete record of butterflies in L.A.
Spot, record, share sightings of LA butterflies.

The Museum of Natural History, Los Angeles County, is partnering with Butterflies and Moths of North America (BAMONA) to share data and learn more about L.A. butterflies and moths. Help us find and photograph them in Los Angeles.

We know there are 237 species recorded for L.A, County, but how many can you find?




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