Martha's Vineyard Atlas of LifeResourcesUsing Community Science Platforms

Community Science Guidance


Introduction to iNaturalist: Video

Looking for help getting started using the iNaturalist community science platform? Here’s a recorded webinar explaining what the platform does and how to use it. Get started contributing sightings to the Martha’s Vineyard Atlas of Life!

Making the Most of Your iNaturalist Observations: Video

Aimed at naturalists who have at least a little experience using iNaturalist, this webinar will help you create better observations, get better identifications, build a network of contacts who share your interests, and control the privacy of your data.

Introduction to eBird: Video

The community science platform eBird is a powerful tool for keeping your birding records and accessing a database of bird sightings for learning or research. Here’s a recorded webinar to help you get started using this important resource.