Everyone's a scientist
cit·i·zen sci·ence (noun) : the collection and analysis of data relating to the natural world by members of the general public, typically as part of a collaborative project with professional scientists Tabs
Removing invasive fish species helps improve habitat quality and creates room for native fish and wildlife. Come out to Zoo Miami, enjoy some breakfast, and help us clean our lakes. We provide the rods and bait, you reel 'em in!
Thank you for a great 2016 season!
Fishing Derbies will resume in Spring 2017
Your help is making an impact!
We are steadily reducing the proportion of invasive fish in our lake:
Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a scientist? Are you curious what creatures reside right in your own backyard? Then our FrogWatch Program is just what you have been looking for!
Sundays 1 - 2pm
Upcoming Classes : Feb 5, Feb 19, Mar 5, Mar 19, Apr 2, Apr 16, May 7, May 21
FrogWatch USA is a citizen science program of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums that invites individuals and families to learn about the wetlands in their communities and help conserve amphibians by reporting data on the calls of local frogs and toads. Become a part of the scientific community and help conservationists all over the world by collecting data on the frog species that call South Florida home. This one-hour training session will teach you the simple monitoring protocols to take part in our South Florida FrogWatch Chapter! Hop on in!
* Zoo Admission or Membership is required but not included in the price of classes.