Who's Who of Citizen-based Monitoring in Wisconsin.
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Wisconsin First Detector Network

UW Extension

Contact Information:
Anne Pearce
WIFDN Project Coordinator
(608) 262-9570
[email protected]

invasive species

Wisconsin First Detector Network is a citizen science volunteer network designed to improve the detection and reporting of invasive species throughout Wisconsin. WIFDN combines online learning through recorded videos and interactive webinars with hands on training and volunteer opportunities.

Subject Area(s):
Exotics/Invasive Species

Data Type(s) Collected:
Distribution and Range
GIS mapping/monitoring

Volunteer Services:
Training sessions for new volunteers
Online training
Volunteer monitor newsletter
Group website
Staff consultation with individual monitors

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