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11 de mayo de 2021

The results are in!

City Nature Challenge: the results are in!

A huge THANK YOU to everyone who helped organize, participated in, and identified observations from the 6th annual City Nature Challenge! Despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we had over 10,000 more people participate compared to last year, and for the first time ever, we made over one million observations in the four days of the challenge!

Here are the collective results:
Observations: 1,270,767
Species: 45,300+, including more than 2,100 rare/endangered/threatened species
Observers: 52,777

Most-observed species globally: Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)

Here are some of the interesting observations from around the world:
Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus)
Lixus placidus weevil
Turkish Snail (Helix lucorum)
Witches’ Cauldron (Sarcosoma globosum)
Blainville’s Horned Lizard (Phrynosoma blainvillii)
Purplish-backed Jay (Cyanocorax beecheii)
Sargassumfish (Histrio histrio)
Southern Lion (Panthera leo ssp. melanochaita)
Common Giant Flying Squirrel (Petaurista philippensis)
Euglossa macrorhyncha bee
Adelpha zea butterfly
Short-clubbed Wasp Orchid (Chiloglottis reflexa)


The City Nature Challenge also contributed to the most observations uploaded in a week on iNaturalist again - and also gave iNaturalist the first two weeks ever with over one million observations uploaded!

Thanks everyone! Continue to help IDing those CNC observations - it takes awhile to get through them! We're looking forward to CNC 2022!

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05 de mayo de 2021

Upload and ID Observations

Hello Inland Empire Users,

We have now completed the observation period of the City Nature Challenge (April 30 - May 3) and have entered the upload and identification period, which will last until May 9. That means you have a few more days to upload any observations taken over the weekend and you can help improve data quality of observations by suggesting taxon IDs. Let's try and get as many observations to "ResearchGrade" as possible!

If you are an experienced user, please help out those who are new and may have just joined iNaturalist for the City Nature Challenge. Here are some tips and tricks you can use to modify searches to find observations from new accounts and from iOS/Android:

By connecting with and helping support our new members, you'll encourage ongoing participation and make a stronger foundation to build on next year. Thanks for all your help!

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