Loons & Grebes
Get Involved

Getting Involved

You can become a Citizen Scientist and help in the conservation of Loon and Grebe species in Alaska. You can help gather information for scientists on local Loon and Grebe species in your area by following these three easy steps:

  1. Monitor Loons and Grebes — Simply write down your observations along with the location of “your” lake. See Survey Instructions for Volunteers (PDF 87 kB).
  2. Complete a Loon and Grebe Watch Survey Form — See Alaska Loon & Grebe Watch Survey Form (PDF 27 kB).
  3. Return Survey via address or email listed below — Contact us for a pre-addressed stamped envelope to return your survey forms.

If you are interested in participating in the Citizen Science Program and aid in the conservation of Loon and Grebe populations in your area, please contact:


Marian Snively
333 Raspberry Road
Anchorage AK, 99518