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Citizen Science

It's do-it-yourself science! Explore L.A.'s nature by doing what you love. Read more about it in this special issue of the Museum's magazine, the Naturalist, which is all about citizen science!  

RASCals
RASCals - Reptiles and Amphibians of Southern California

Turn your photos of reptiles and amphibians into data points for science by emailing your photos to the RASCals project. rascals@nhm.org

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Help Us Find Plants and Animals

Whether you're into creating pollinator habitat or spotting roadkill we've got the hookup on projects you can do right here in L.A.!

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Work Alongside a Scientist

Find out more about the science helps explain what lives in Los Angeles, and why. You can also help us increase our knowledge of local wildlife!

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Track L.A. Nature

We are working on a Nature Map. Take a break, take a picture, take a tour -- here at the Museum, or in all the places in Los Angeles where you can spot wildlife.

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Get Outside with Cool People

There are a lot of outdoor wildlife activities and projects you can do at the Museum and around L.A.

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