Report an Observation

To report an observation of an endangered, threatened or special concern species, either use the link to our online reporting form below for a special species observation, or download a PDF form for special species and other types of reporting.

Information is validated before being entered into the natural heritage database.


Online Reporting


Survey Forms in PDF Format

The following forms were designed for recording information while conducting field surveys.

Please submit a completed form as an email attachment along with associated maps to mnfi@msu.edu.

These forms require Adobe Acrobat Reader. The latest version of Acrobat Reader can be downloaded from Adobe. If the form doesn't open in your browser, look for a download button along the top of your browser's pdf viewer. On a Windows computer, you can download the form by right-clicking the link and choosing "Save link as" and then open it with Acrobat Reader. For additional help with viewing PDF forms, see Adobe's web site to troubleshoot viewing PDF files.

All questions can be directed to mnfi@msu.edu

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