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iNaturalist is a citizen science project and online social network of naturalists, citizen scientists, and biologists built on the concept of mapping and sharing observations of biodiversity across the globe. iNaturalist may be accessed via its website or from its mobile applications
https://inaturalist.org


INaturalist outage report graph

This chart above shows error reports submitted in the past 24 hours (one day) compared to the recent average over similar days. The status of is marked as "down" when the number of reported errors is significantly higher than the average errors.

INaturalist website request errors

This graph shows INaturalist errors and response times for the website over the past day. Website status and slowness is related to downtime for INaturalist and errors for their site.



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iNaturalist is a citizen science project and online social network of naturalists, citizen scientists, and biologists built on the concept of mapping and sharing observations of biodiversity across the globe. iNaturalist may be accessed via its website or from its mobile applications. Observations recorded with iNaturalist provide valuable open data to scientific research projects, conservation agencies, other organizations, and the public. The project has been called "a standard-bearer for natural history mobile applications."

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@falltimefog on 2022-08-27 06:52:23+00
@softfuzzyman omg..!!! i wanted to find out what species it was but the iNaturalist app is down for me rn :( very shaped though


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