Report an Encounter

Please use the online form below to record the details of your encounter. Be as accurate and specific as possible. Please note that by submitting data and images, you are granting unlimited usage of these materials for research and conservation purposes only.


Add your photos and videos below.

Drag all image/video files here simultaneously, or click here to open the file dialog box and manually multi-select them.

A photo is sufficient to create an encounter. The rest of this page is optional.

Date and Location

Encounter location

location ID is required to start matching automatically after this submission. You can also initiate matching and select match-against options on the Encounter page.

You can enter a GPS coordinate below or place a point on map to generate GPS coordinates of your location.


GPS coordinates are in the decimal degrees format. Do you have GPS coordinates in a different format? Click here to find a converter.

Alternately, report in UTM Coordinates:

About You

Your contact information

About the photographer

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