Level 1

General Description

Level 1 users can view and query observation data, but cannot enter new observations. Anyone can receive Level 1 user access by requesting a free login account.

Examples of Level 1 users include citizens who are interested in invasive species data and want to see more than generalized distribution maps.

Confirmed (green) and approximate (orange) observation data.
Data Available to Enter and View

At a Level 1 user, individuals cannot enter any data into iMapInvasives.

Data available for viewing includes:

  • County and watershed-level species distributions 

  • Basic observation data

    • Observation details such as site directions, repository information, comments, etc. are not viewable at this level.​

Map showing watershed-level distribution data for zebra mussels.
Downloading Privileges

Data downloading privileges are not available to a Level 1 user.

Familiarize yourself with all the tools available in iMapInvasives.
Read descriptions for other user levels.

The Pennsylvania iMapInvasives Program is a partnership of the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy, the Pennsylvania Natural Heritage Program, and NatureServe.

Funding for Pennsylvania iMapInvasives is provided by the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative.

NatureServe logo, iMapInvasives partner
Pennsylvania Natural Heritage Program, iMapInvasives partner
Great Lakes Restoration Initiative logo, iMapInvasives funding source