Photo of an alpine plant specimen

WeDigBio! 2019:
Alpine Flowers & Climate Change

NYBG is partnering with leading museums, universities, and environmental organizations around the world to engage the public in citizen science! During WeDigBio! 2019 (October 17–20) we invite your help to mobilize biodiversity data and advance scientific understanding through digitization. Come to our Saturday workshop—or teach yourself to participate from home—and join our virtual expedition to explore historic collections of alpine plants in support of climate change research!

More Virtual Expeditions

There are plenty of ways to get involved with citizen science year-round! You can contribute to research from anywhere by joining our virtual herbarium expeditions. Online training resources are available. All active participants are eligible to receive NYBG volunteer benefits.

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A collection of herbarium samples