Growing the Community

Today (Feb 4th) around 300 observations from around 100 observers were added to the project. Those added were Research Grade observations within the Great Lakes Basin. There are many more observations within the Great Lakes Basin that were not added at this moment simply due to time constraints. If you'd like to help simply add the project to research grade observations of fishes within the basin and help grow our community!

Adding observations was done to help extend the reach of the project and grow the community. More users, means more competition among those seeking biodiversity numbers, rare species, or number of observation statistics. More users also means more help with identifying species where needed, as well as greater community among those whom leave comments or seek similar goals.

More users of course also means more observations, observations are data. Shedd seeks to elevate the view of iNaturalist observations, Your data can be used ...more ↓

Posted on February 04, 2020 16:19 by glfishfinder glfishfinder | 1 comment | Leave a comment
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The Great Lakes Fish Finder is an interactive field guide. Look up and identify fishes, submit sightings and join a community of Great Lakes enthusiasts to help you classify your finds. The Great Lakes Fish Finder is an initiative of Shedd Aquarium’s Daniel P. Haerther Center for Conservation and Research. Download the app today!

Mini glfishfinder created this project on August 05, 2014
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