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Wildlife Sightings

Main Project Information
Where Global, anywhere on the planet

Wildlife Sightings is a free service that lets anyone to publish, organize, and manage their own wildlife sightings data.

Wildlife Sightings helps eliminate the technical barriers and costs to non-profit organizations and educators wishing to conduct their own wildlife surveys. That way, nature lovers, conservation groups, eco-tourism business, and educators can focus their energy on what they love most -- citizen science!

By documenting the biodiversity around you, you can enjoy nature and aid conservation efforts at the same time.

How to Join

Register an account on the project website. Then, you can submit sightings and contribute to the website's growing community database.

Organizations can setup group administrator accounts to manage multiple members and further engage their members online

You can search and view other sighting submissions without registering an account.

Required Gear

A computer with Internet access.

Ideal Age Group Elementary school (6 - 10 years), Middle school (11 - 13 years), High school (14 - 17 years), College, Graduate students, Adults, Families
Spend the Time outdoors
Type of Activity While fishing, In oceans, streams, rivers, lakes, On a walk, run, On a hike
Tags animals, community service, insects, observation, wildlife
Project Updated 04/21/2017