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Cornell Lab of Ornithology


California NatureMapping

California NatureMapping

coordinated by the

NatureMapping Program

in partnership with the

Riekes Center for Human Enhancement


Scout Island Education Center

Open the CA NatureMapping website website



California NatureMapping is starting up through individual Centers that are trained and supported by the National NatureMapping Program. The goals are the same to link natural resource agencies with citizens and schools through biodiversity data collection and analyses. Currently, K-12 students are the main focus for NatureMapping training and local research projects. These projects include inventorying and monitoring wildlife through the Fresno County Schools and bioblitzes and tracking in the Bay area.


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Topic - biodiversity, nature, wildlife, tracking, bioblitz

Audience - K-12, community

Location - California

Goals - education, research, inventory, monitoring



Karen Dvornich, NatureMapping National Director  email Karen


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