How to Use iNaturalist

To use the iNaturalist App, follow these steps:

  1. Download the app and join the Longwood BioBlitz by searching for the group under the ‘Projects’ tab.
  2. Explore! Find something in nature, take a picture of it, and save it.
  3. Under the ‘Observe’ tab, select photo library to upload your picture. A screen should pop up labeled ‘Details.’
  4. Edit your observation. You can look up the species by name, add notes, etc. Make sure to keep your observation in the Longwood BioBlitz group under the Projects section.
  5. Finally, share! You can edit and revisit your observations under the ‘Me’ tab on the app.

For a quick overview and video tutorials, also view our flyer below: