Be a citizen scientist by participating in the NY iMapInvasives team’s 5th Annual Invasive Species Mapping Challenge from June 24 – July 8.
Four species will be the focus of this year’s challenge:
You can help map the distributions of these species.
An introductory webinar will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 24. The webinar will cover the identification of these species and how you can participate. Visit iMap’s website for more information and to register.
There’s a friendly competition, too. Participants can track their standing on leaderboards once the challenge is live, and first-place contributors will win small prizes.