You Can Be a Scientist, Too!

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Do you want to learn first-hand about the effects of global climate change on the natural world? Consider lending a hand to scientists by observing the world around you and reporting what you find. Here are some of the types of information you can collect and organizations that need your help:

Track when leaves grow and flowers bloom in the spring:

Observe migrating birds:

Record the hatching and migration of butterflies:

Collect information on coral reefs and reef fish:

Monitor invasive species:

Learn more about how you can help plants and animals adapt to climate change.