Contribute to building knowledge about the distribution of wild mammals in the UAE by classifying and analyzing exclusive camera traps footage!
Ever wondered how do scientist estimate the population of wildlife? How do they document their actions and predict their behaviors? In this activity you will learn about one of the methods used to document wildife and contribute to analzying collected data.
Deploying camera traps is one of the credible methods scientist use to track animals in certain areas and locations of interest to help understand wildlife around us better. Emirates Nature - WWF have deployed many camera traps in various locations in the UAE with an aim to understand and map UAE biodiversity better.
In this activity, you will contribute as citizen scientist. W
ith just a few minutes of your time, you can help us sort and analyze these images collected from our camera traps to identify any wildlife captured.
This session is open to all Leaders of Change.
This is a self-led activity. It can be completed at your own pace and frequency.
Here is how you can start:
- Please allow us up to a week after you sign up to grant you access to the portal
- While classifying, please make sure to check all of the images in the same set in order to sumbit a classification.
Check out our handbook for further details.
Please email us at [email protected] or WhatsApp us at +971585323400.
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