|Presented By||USA National Phenology Network, ATC, AMC, NPS, USGS|
|Goal||To record phenological events along the Appalachian Trail|
|Task||Use Nature's Notebook to track animal and plant observations.|
The A.T. Seasons project brings together different parks and organizations that are actively monitoring seasonal changes in plants and animals (phenology) along the Appalachian Trail. Using Nature’s Notebook or our customized mobile app observers at all levels will be contributing to a comprehensive dataset with the goal of understanding the relationship between phenology and climate change along the Appalachian Trail. Get Involved today!
A.T. Seasons is your opportunity to help track the unfolding of important life cycle events each year along the iconic Appalachian Trail, linking your observations with others from Georgia to Maine. By observing and reporting seasonal changes of plants and animals you will help build the foundation to understanding and protecting the scenic & natural beauty of the trail corridor.
|How to Join||
Visit the webpage at https://www.usanpn.org/appalachian/ and then sign up for a free Nature's Notebook account at https://www.usanpn.org/user/register and select the "AT Seasons" partner group during profile setup. Then start observing, visiting sites along the Appalachian Trail and then entering your observations online at ore-established sites and species.
1. Join Nature’s Notebook
Paper datasheets or a mobile device
|Ideal Age Group||Elementary school (6 - 10 years), College, Graduate students, Adults, Families|
|Spend the Time||outdoors|
|Type of Activity||In oceans, streams, rivers, lakes, While fishing, On a hike, At home, In snow or rain, At the beach, On a walk, run, At school, At night|
|Tags||animal, animals, Appalachian, climate, environment, free, group, nature, observations, park, plant, pleants, public, tracking, trail|
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