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Cornell Lab of Ornithology


Wildlife Watch

Wildlife Watch

is run by the

National Wildlife Federation

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Through Wildlife Watch, participants gain first hand experience with plants and animals in their natural environment. The Wildlife Watch website features downloadable "watch" lists by state, and the capability for visitors to share wildlife sightings, photos and stories online. Wildlife Watch is an introductory citizen science program that is perfect for families, photographers, kids, outdoor enthusiasts and anyone who wants a deeper connection with world around them.


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Topic - beginning citizen monitoring, seasonal changes

Audience - K-12, photographers, hikers, families, individuals

Location - All of U.S., Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands

Goals - Teach citizen science skills, engage children



Jessica Jones, Senior Coordinator of Citizen Science Programs  tiny email icon


Citizen science, volunteer monitoring, participatory action research... this site supports organizers of all initiatives where public participants are involved in scientific research.

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