Tech Tutors: How do I get started with Wildlife Insights?
Join us on July 29th at 1 PM ET / 6 PM BST, where Nicole Flores will answer the question, “How do I get started with Wildlife Insights?
We’re back with an even bigger third season of WILDLABS Tech Tutors, the virtual series that answers the “how do I do that?” questions of conservation tech.
*Please note that this episode will take place 2 hours later than our standard Tech Tutors schedule!
Meet your Tutor: Nicole Flores, Wildlife Insights
Nicole is the Senior Manager of Wildlife Insights.
She’s based at Conservation International but works closely with Wildlife Insights partners at WCS, Smithsonian, North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, WWF, Map of Life, ZSL and Google to design and build the platform you’ll hear about today. Nicole has a Masters in Agricultural and Resource Economics and is passionate about building connections between research, policy and action.
Off the clock, you can find Nicole anywhere in the Washington Cascades scaling rocks and climbing to just below mountain summits.
We asked Nicole …
What will I learn in this episode?
You’ll learn everything you need to know to get started managing camera trap data in Wildlife Insights, the one stop shop for processing, analyzing and sharing camera trap data. We’ll review:
What is Wildlife Insights and how to get started
How to create and structure projects
Uploading images and reviewing results from the computer vision model
Invite team members to join your project or organization
Tools to control how and when data is shared publicly
Wildlife Insights policies for sensitive data
Next steps to sign up for an account
How can I learn more about this subject?
There are tons of resources available if you have more questions.
Our learning center has guides that cover each of the major tools in the platform and has an updated features list to let you know what we’re building out next!
Visit our Youtube page to watch more short tutorials and videos about Wildlife Insights.
Join our Community Forum to ask questions and share tips and tricks with other users.
If I want to take the next step, where should I start?
Wildlife Insights is open to anyone that has camera trap data to share. After you’ve watched this webinar or our tutorials on YouTube, go ahead and sign up for an account at app.wildlifeinsights.org.
As part of the sign up process, you’ll need to submit a form to