Bring bring your curiosity and get ready to share your love of wildlife species in this casual happy hour introduction to Sky Island FotoFauna!
In this recording, SIA Program Director Emily Burns walks you through how to join Sky Island FotoFauna, a new and fast-growing wildlife monitoring project hosted by Sky Island Alliance and many regional partners. You’ll learn why FotoFauna is so important for monitoring the regional movements of wildlife species for conservation and how you can help grow our binational FotoFauna network of volunteers and partners.
Then, we’ll walk you through how to select a camera that’s best for you, how to find a good location in your backyard, and how to submit your findings at the end of each month, and wrap up with examples of Emily’s five home camera set-ups!
- How to Find the Right Backyard Camera for You
- How We Set Up Our Cameras
- Where to Mount a Backyard Wildlife Camera