Adirondack Research Invasive Species Mapping

Overview This data set contains interpolated lake characteristics data of twelve lakes, including depth, substrate hardness, and vegetation presence. These data can be useful for calculating the probability of occurrence of other biological organisms that have habitat preferences related to…

Conservation Drones

Monitoring of protected areas to curb illegal activities like poaching is a monumental task. Real-time data acquisition has become easier with advances in unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and sensors like TIR cameras, which allow surveillance at night when poaching typically…

Snapshot Karoo

Overview This data set contains 14889 sequences of camera trap images, totaling 38074 images, from the Snapshot Karoo project, part of the Snapshot Safari network. Using the same camera trapping protocols at every site, Snapshot Safari members are collecting standardized…

Snapshot Kgalagadi

Overview This data set contains 3611 sequences of camera trap images, totaling 10222 images, from the Snapshot Kgalagadi project, part of the Snapshot Safari network. Using the same camera trapping protocols at every site, Snapshot Safari members are collecting standardized…

Snapshot Enonkishu

Overview This data set contains 13301 sequences of camera trap images, totaling 28544 images, from the Snapshot Enonkishu project, part of the Snapshot Safari network. Using the same camera trapping protocols at every site, Snapshot Safari members are collecting standardized…

Snapshot Camdeboo

Overview This data set contains 12132 sequences of camera trap images, totaling 30227 images, from the Snapshot Camdeboo project, part of the Snapshot Safari network. Using the same camera trapping protocols at every site, Snapshot Safari members are collecting standardized…

Snapshot Kruger

Overview This data set contains 4747 sequences of camera trap images, totaling 10072 images, from the Snapshot Kruger project, part of the Snapshot Safari network. Using the same camera trapping protocols at every site, Snapshot Safari members are collecting standardized…

ENA24-detection

Overview This data set contains approximately 10,000 camera trap images representing 23 classes from Eastern North America, with bounding boxes on each image. The most common classes are “American Crow”, “American Black Bear”, and “Dog”. Citation, license, and contact information…

Amur Tiger Re-identification

This dataset contains more than 8,000 video clips of 92 individual Amur tigers from 10 zoos in China. Around 9500 bounding boxes are provided along with pose keypoints, and around 3600 of those bounding boxes are associated with an individual…

Snapshot Serengeti

Overview This data set contains approximately 2.65M sequences of camera trap images, totaling 7.1M images, from seasons one through eleven of the Snapshot Serengeti project, the flagship project of the Snapshot Safari network. Using the same camera trapping protocols at…

WCS Camera Traps

Overview This data set contains approximately 1.4M camera trap images representing around 675 species from 12 countries, making it one of the most diverse camera trap data sets available publicly. Data were provided by the Wildlife Conservation Society. The…

Chesapeake Land Cover

Overview This dataset contains high-resolution aerial imagery from the USDA NAIP program [1], high-resolution land cover labels from the Chesapeake Conservancy [2], low-resolution land cover labels from the USGS NLCD 2011 dataset [3], low-resolution…

Missouri Camera Traps

Overview This data set contains approximately 25,000 camera trap images representing 20 species (for example, the most common labels are red deer, mouflon, and white-tailed deer). Images within each sequence share the same species label (even though the animal may…

Wellington Camera Traps

Overview This data set contains 270,450 images from 187 camera locations in Wellington, New Zealand. The cameras (Bushnell 119537, 119476, and 119436) recorded sequences of three images when triggered. Each sequence was labelled by citizen scientists and/or professional ecologists from…

NOAA Arctic Seals

This data set contains about one million thermal/RGB image pairs, representing a 2016 aerial survey of sea ice habitat in U.S. waters of the Chukchi Sea, conducted by NOAA fisheries. Annotations indicate the locations of approximately 7000 seals in…

Caltech Camera Traps

Overview This data set contains 243,100 images from 140 camera locations in the Southwestern United States, with labels for 21 animal categories (plus empty), primarily at the species level (for example, the most common labels are opossum, raccoon, and coyote),…

North American Camera Trap Images

Overview This data set contains 3.7M camera trap images from five locations across the United States, with labels for 28 animal categories, primarily at the species level (for example, the most common labels are cattle, boar, and red deer). Approximately…

List of other conservation data sets

There are lots of labeled data sets relevant to conservation that are not on LILA, of course, and rather than copying them all to LILA, we’ll use this post to track other data sets we know about. This is intended…