Deniz Martinez


About me

I am both a student and educator in Environmental Science, with special interests in citizen science, nature education (especially connecting children to nature), social media outreach, and online curation.

My info

Full name
Deniz Martinez
I am
an enthusiast, a student, an educator, a citizen scientist
Curator level
Full Curator


468 objects curated
234 taxa curated
304 images set as exemplar
1 article selected for Overview
20 preferred classifications selected

512 common names added
10 common names removed
365 common names curated

13 taxa commented
46 comments submitted
28 articles added
0 data records added

Curator qualifications


I'm an avid naturalist and citizen scientist.  I am a volunteer at Wildwood Park Nature Center, am an Environmental Science student at APU, and am also enrolled in the Wildlife Studies Certificate Program at the Smithsonian National Zoo.  I am a member of the American Society of Naturalists, the Appalachian Audubon Society, and the Cornell Lab of Ornithology.

Curation scope
Zoology, with a special interest in both new and endangered species.