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iMapInvasives

Main Project Information
Presented By New York Natural Heritage Program
Goal Observe and report invasive species in New York State
Task Create observations using mobile application or online form
Where New York, USA
Description

iMapInvasives is New York State's on-line, all-taxa invasive species database and mapping tool. The comprehensive database can be used for:
-Documenting and sharing invasive species observation, survey, assessment and treatment data
-The coordination of early detection and rapid response efforts though email alerts
-Data analysis and summaries in the web interface and GIS

How to Join

Participants can request a username through the form on our website, or receive a username by attending a training either online or in-person.

Project Timing This project is accessible all year round.
Website http://www.nyimapinvasives.org
Social Media
Android App URL https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.ltc.imapapp
iOS App URL https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/imapinvasives-mobile/id1021998638?mt=8&ign-mpt=uo%3D4
Ideal Age Group 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
Training Materials http://www.nyimapinvasives.org/training
Class Materials http://www.nyimapinvasives.org/educator-resources
Tags invasive, invasive plants, invasives, invasive species, invasive terrestrial, observe, report
Project Updated 09/23/2018