iNaturalist Project

Are you new to using iNaturalist? Follow this guide to get started!

Step 1: Create or login to account

Log in to your account, or create an account if you don’t already have one here.

Step 2: Join the project

Search for the Pollinator Paradise YXE project and join it! 

Step 3: Get out into nature and make and observation

When on your phone take a picture of an insect and submit the observation to iNaturalist. If you don’t know what the species is that is okay, there are experts that can help with that.

Add your observation to the project and answer the prompted question: On a native plant, yes, no or unknown? If you know the name of the plant please include it.

We are hoping to track …

Pollinator Paradise YXE iNaturalist

Share your observations of pollinating insects in and around the Saskatoon area.

Where to look for crocuses in and
around Saskatoon 

  • Crocus Prairie
  • Cranberry Flats
  • Saskatoon Natural Grasslands
  • Northeast Swale
  • Beaver Creek along the Blue Trail

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For more information: Check out the Saskatoon Nature Society’s A Guide to Nature Viewing Sites In and Around Saskatoon, available on loan from the Saskatoon Public Library and for purchase at Turning the Tide and McNally Robinson bookstores and directly from the Saskatoon Nature Society, purchase the book here.