Identify Nature

A school trip with Natural History Stewards unearthed a 70 Million Year Old Fossil.

Found an animal, plant, or fossil that you’d like to identify? Write down a description or make a sketch in your notebook, and bring it to the natural history centre. We’ll do our best to help you identify it. Get help from our identification guides or email us a description and photograph of your item for feedback from an expert. You can also check out these Nature Identification Resources:

Biodiversity of the Central Coast
Bird ID
Insect ID
Plant ID
Vancouver Island Frogs ID Guide
Vancouver Island Snake ID Guide
Vancouver Island Salamander ID Guide.

View more Young Naturalist Activities.

Pictured above: Pacific tree frog by Gerry Ambury.