Volunteering with PMN

Are you interested in volunteering with PMN? Anyone can participate - no science experience is required!

If you are an existing volunteer, the tools and information below are available to assist you in the process.

Volunteer Resources

Data and ID Sheets, Image Gallery, Training Videos


Image Gallery

Plankton images collected in the field as well as volunteer and staff photos.

Mobile Phyto App

Developed by a PMN volunteer, Phyto helps you learn how to identify phytoplankton by name and their proper pronunciation. It includes the most common marine and freshwater phytoplankton. Free app is available here.

Schedule Training

New or seasoned volunteers needing a refresher, schedule your training sessions here.