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Field Notes Friday 0035: Thoughts About Mushroooooooms

This is how obsession starts. It’s also how real learning happens.

I’m not sure exactly when it started, but it’s dawned on me that I’m interested in fungus. 489 more words

Field Notes

Field Notes Friday 0032: iNaturalist Observations

It’s true, I haven’t been posting to my blog as often as I’d like, or sharing #FieldNotesFriday content as often as I will THIS year. BUT I haven’t been shirking on my naturalist observations! 330 more words

Field Notes

Field Notes Friday 0031: Is iNaturalist a Good Excuse?

You’ll have to tell me whether you think this is a good reason to have missed so many weeks of #FieldNotesFriday: I’ve become an iNaturalist addict! 129 more words

Field Notes Friday

Getting Involved - Citizen Science - Ontario Fish

Citizen science projects are a great way to get involved in nature and conservation.

There are a large variety of projects that you can join and add your observations to the knowledge base about species and their habitats.   386 more words

Citizen Science

iNaturalist: How social and mobile media are fueling citizen science

Technology serves too many purposes to count. Mankind can pat itself on the back for transforming exploration, health care, communications, and more. Isn’t it ironic, then, that technology is now also being used to curb some of the damage mankind itself has inflicted on our animals. 159 more words

Science

Specimens posted to iNaturalist and Project Noah

We have posted for identification four specimens at Project Noah, and one at iNaturalist, and are waiting to see what sort of responses we receive. 293 more words

Anthopleura Elegantissima

package bdvis is on CRAN

We are happy to announce that package bdvis is on CRAN now. http://cran.r-project.org/web/packages/bdvis/index.html

bdvis: Biodiversity Data Visualizations

Biodiversity data visualizations using R would be helpful to understand completeness of biodiversity inventory, extent of geographical, taxonomic and temporal coverage, gaps and biases in data. 520 more words

Biodiversity Informatics