Naturalist Resources

Information for citizen scientists provided by stewardship partner organizations.


Thurston Co. Amphibian Identification Guide

A pictorial identification guide of Pacific Northwest amphibians and their egg masses found in the Thurston County area. Stream Team conducts training and monitoring from mid-winter through early spring to help inventory amphibians in our area.

PDF document icon Thurston_Amphibian_ID_2016-01-23.pdf — PDF document, 9.91 MB

WSDOT Ethnobotany and Cultural Resources

Ethnobotany is the scientific study of the traditional knowledge and customs of a people concerning plants and their medical, religious, and other uses. This condensed list of Western Washington plants was created by Scott Clay-Poole, PhD.

PDF document icon WSDOT_Ethnobotany_2016-04.pdf — PDF document, 4.27 MB