Mammals of North Carolina:
their Distribution and Abundance
Mammals of North Carolina - New Record Submission Form
Use this form to submit a mammal record for inclusion in the "Mammals of North Carolina: their Distribution and Abundance" database.
Upon submission your record will be given a status of "in review". With this status the record will NOT be incorporated into the main database and will not be shown on the map. Upon acceptance it will be added to the database and will be displayed on the map.
Email - Tom Howard with any questions.    NCBP Terms of Use for photographs.
Common Name: required
Observer(s): required
Email: optional - If entered, used to notify you when record has been reviewed.
Exact Date: If the exact date is not known, enter what is known in the comments box.
County: required
(Marine mammals can be "_sound, _inshore, or _offshore; '_north_offshore' is well offshore - Cape Hatteras and north".)
Number: optional - If exact number not known, enter any generic "number", e.g., "several", in the comments.
Collection/Literature citation (enter name of repository/publication in comments)
Captured (mist-net, Sherman live trap, etc.)
Photo (Must be a jpg or jpeg.)
Roadkill (if photographed, enter as Photo [above], not as roadkill)
Stranding (Must be a jpg or jpeg.) (marine mammal only - if photographed, upload photo here)
Sight/Sound (If not a common species, please elaborate in Comments section.)
Sign w/photo (tracks, scat, etc.) (Must be a jpg or jpeg.)
Sign wo/photo (tracks, scat, etc.)
Collection>50 years
Historical >100 years
Location: optional
Field Marks:Please list the FIELD MARKS, e.g., color, body shape, tail, etc. that allowed you to identify it as this species.
Security Check: required To thwart automated spammers, select the mammal not known for NC.