Welcome to the Grit City Carnivore Project!

Hi Everyone!

Thank you all for your participation in our community science arm of the Grit City Carnivore Project! We are excited to have you as a member of the project, and value your participation in our efforts. With your help, we hope to provide exceptional resolution and understanding into human-carnivore interactions around the city that will illuminate how these animals co-exist and thrive in and around Pierce County.

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The Schell Lab, in partnership with Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium, Northwest Trek, and Metro Parks Tacoma, is launching a community science project that will help capture carnivore behavior and distribution across Pierce County, using sightings from members of our community. This particular community science initiative under the newly-minted Grit City Carnivore Project is meant to provide a platform for community members to report and grade their sightings of coyotes and raccoons across Pierce County. In so doing, we ...more ↓

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Welcome to the Grit City Carnivore Project! We are a research coalition representing the University of Washington, Tacoma, Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium, MetroParks Tacoma, and Northwest Trek to document and quantify human-carnivore interactions in and outside Pierce County. Our project is a community-driven, community science initiative that capitalizes on crowd-sourcing data of ...more ↓

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