Projects in Western Cape

Aquatic insects icon

Aquatic insects

Discover the aquatic insects of the world, as they are very important in the ecosystem.
Cape Nature - Garden Route Section icon

Cape Nature - Garden Route Section

This project is for Cape Nature Garden Route employees only. This project will complement data collectio...
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Cape Town School Nature Challenge

This is the City Nature Challenge for Schools in the City of Cape Town. Your chance to put your schools ...
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Cederberg Adventure (s Afr)

In 1968 Colin Inglis, then the Cape Western Divisional Commissioner, suggested an adventure event for 16 ye...
Chameleons of Cape Town Atlas icon

Chameleons of Cape Town Atlas

The purpose of this project is to collect data for trying to figure out why Dwarf Chameleons have such a st...
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Elephant's Eye on False Bay

ELEPHANT'S EYE ON FALSE BAY gardening for biodiversity on False Bay, Cape Town, South Africa. Fynbos on th...
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Equids-WCP

Equids of the Western Cape Province
Erica bunch in the Cape - March 2019 icon

Erica bunch in the Cape - March 2019

Collecting our Erica observations from this field trip!
Eriospermum of the Western Cape icon

Eriospermum of the Western Cape

The purpose of this project is to identify the members of this Genus in the Western Cape
Fish Hoek beach cleanup bioblitz: “litterbugs” organisms on trash icon

Fish Hoek beach cleanup bioblitz: “litterbugs” organisms on trash

Take pictures of animals, algae and plants that you find on marine debris and artificial surfaces, particu...
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George Science Week

Observations made as part of George Science Week. Please add it to any relevant observation.
Gondwana Game Reserve Plant Research icon

Gondwana Game Reserve Plant Research

WEI Gondwana Research Project where students or visitors can upload species. If uploading a plant from one ...
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Great African Seaforest

We are documenting the biodiversity of the Great African Seaforest.
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Hawekwa Mountains

Living things at the foot of the Hawekwa mountains - Poplar Grove, Patatskloof, Bainskloof, & Limietber...
Insects of the Western Cape, ZA icon

Insects of the Western Cape, ZA

Recording the diversity and abundance of insects observed in the Western Cape Province of South Africa.
Investigate species diversity at Glenwood House Wetland icon

Investigate species diversity at Glenwood House Wetland

South Africa’s landscapes have changed dramatically over the past few centuries, largely through human sett...
Knysna Eco Schools Challenge 2022 icon

Knysna Eco Schools Challenge 2022

In collaboration with the City Nature Challenge, the Knysna Eco Schools Challenge was created. The challeng...
Leopards in the Western Cape icon

Leopards in the Western Cape

We are compiling verifiable observations of leopards and their signs as well as threats to their survival a...
Life in my Home - Helderberg Basin icon

Life in my Home - Helderberg Basin

Life Found in your living spaces in the Helderberg region of the Western Cape. As we have been discuss...
Limpopo ZA Veld Flowers icon

Limpopo ZA Veld Flowers

The Veld Flowers project is an effort to document the beauty of South Africa and compare the blossoms and t...
Marine Fishes of the Indian Ocean and Red Sea icon

Marine Fishes of the Indian Ocean and Red Sea

The aim of this project is to have easy access to all the marine fishes of the Indian Ocean and Red Sea. Th...
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Megafauna of the Atlantic

"Megafauna" is often treated as an informal term, but this project follows the criteria outlined by Paul S....
Monitoring the Cape Caco icon

Monitoring the Cape Caco

The Cape Caco (Cacosternum capense) is distributed across the Cape Flats, extending up to Piketberg. This a...
OTS South africa icon

OTS South africa

track all species over your OTS semester
Protea subulifolia - leaf length icon

Protea subulifolia - leaf length

To determine if Protea subulifolia and Protea ericifolia are one or two species. To help, whenever you enc...
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Rim of Africa Trail

iNaturalist Recordings from the Rim of Africa Trail
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SAEON Science Camp Grade 10

We want to encourage you to observe the plants, animals, birds and insects that are all around you (and tha...
SAEON Science Camp Grade 11 icon

SAEON Science Camp Grade 11

We want to encourage you to observe the plants, animals, birds and insects that are all around you (and tha...
Shady Glen, Somerset West icon

Shady Glen, Somerset West

Document what grows in this area. Some fynbos remnants among the huge Blue gums. Many, many invasives! Proj...
Street trees of the George Municipality Urban Edge icon

Street trees of the George Municipality Urban Edge

Documenting the trees that are planted on the sides of streets of the George Municipality Urban Edge. Th...
Suspect Pelargonium Hybrids - Cape Peninsula icon

Suspect Pelargonium Hybrids - Cape Peninsula

The aim of this project is to collect observations of an unusual *Pelargonium* on the Cape Peninsula in Cap...
Swartvlei Green Coast site icon

Swartvlei Green Coast site

Green Coast is an award to rural South African coastal zones that meet the Green Coast criteria. Green Coas...
Table Mountain Pollinator Project icon

Table Mountain Pollinator Project

In collaboration with the Colorado National Heritage Program (CNHP), undergraduate students in the Ecosyste...
Temperate Oak Woodland Edible and Useful Plants (Mediterranean Climates) icon

Temperate Oak Woodland Edible and Useful Plants (Mediterranean Climates)

A survey of edible and useful plants in temperate oak woodlands in Mediterranean climates.
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Tokai Park Monitoring

To help monitor the recovery at Tokai Park section of Table Mountain National Park in the field. To see ...
Tokai Soil Seed Bank Study icon

Tokai Soil Seed Bank Study

This seedbank project will contain Kirstenbosch nursery species germinating from soil sample collected in L...
Touw River Conservancy icon

Touw River Conservancy

This project encompasses the Touw River Conservancy Domain in Wilderness, George, WCP, South Africa.
University of Cape Town Trees icon

University of Cape Town Trees

Logging and discovering the wide variety of trees on the various UCT campuses.
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Westerford High School

Westerford is a co-educational, secular, public high school located in Newlands, Cape Town, South Africa. ...
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Western Cape Wetlands Forum

The Western Cape Wetlands Forum is a platform for sharing information and expertise regarding the protectio...
Western Cape ZA Veld Flowers icon

Western Cape ZA Veld Flowers

The Veld Flowers project is an effort to document the beauty of South Africa and compare the blossoms and t...
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