Midwest Invasive Species Information Network
|Goal||EDRR resource for invasive species in the Midwest region of U.S.|
|Task||report sightings of invasive species in their area|
|Where||Online only Midwest Invasive Species Information Network|
The Midwest Invasive Species Information Network (MISIN) is a regional effort rooted in a strong Michigan-based network of partners committed to the development and application of an early detection and rapid response (EDRR) resource for invasive species. This regional resource assists both experts and citizen scientists in the detection and identification of invasive species.
|How to Join|
|Android App URL||https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=edu.msu.misin&hl=en|
|iOS App URL||https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/misin-report-invasive-species/id549257959?mt=8|
|Ideal Age Group||Elementary school (6 - 10 years), Middle school (11 - 13 years), High school (14 - 17 years), College, Graduate students, Adults, Families, Seniors|
|Ideal Frequency||Every few days|
|Average Time||Less than an hour|
|Spend the Time||outdoors|
|Type of Activity||While fishing, On a walk, run, On a hike, At home, On a lunch break, In oceans, streams, rivers, lakes, At school|
|Tags||asets, edr, edrr, gis, invasive species, michigan, midwest, misin, resource, training|
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