Our pod includes citizen scientists just like YOU!
Provide content for curious minds
Check out the MCERC YouTube channel, Ocean Smarts & Whale Farts! Subscribe, watch & share our videos to support the center and raise awareness on various science topics. You can also submit your own questions, or volunteer yourself to be interviewed!
Be the Ambassador - Learn & Share
The Education Hub is your go-to for MCERC opportunities, such as family programs, internships, certification courses and more!
Photo ID Catalogues & Techie Tasks
Photo ID - coming soon!
The MCERC Sands Project aims to improve current understandings of coastal ecology through geological history - more coming soon!
Manatee Citizen Science Project
If you live near or visit a place blessed by the presence of manatees, send us your photos! Click the icon below to go to our Manatee Citizen Science Project page where you can learn more about the project and how you can contribute.
Puerto Rico Humpback Whale Citizen Science Project
MCERC investigates humpback whales off Puerto Rico and we hope you are willing to share your photos with us to add to our ongoing catalog - Click the icon below to head to the project's Facebook Page!
Turks & Caicos Islands Citizen Science Project
Under the mentorship of faculty, MCERC RAs & interns will submit your images (with your name as the photographer) to the MCERC catalog for the Caribbean Marine Mammal Research Project and to Happy Whale. A match between two images in either catalog will be part of the data that increases our understanding of humpback whale behaviors!