Deniz Martinez


About me

Naturalist, partial to zoology, 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


1378 objects curated
567 taxa curated
568 images set as exemplar
1 article selected for Overview
34 preferred classifications selected

974 common names added
30 common names removed
556 common names curated

20 taxa commented
65 comments submitted
43 articles added
0 data records added
*counts are refreshed daily

Curator qualifications


nature center docent, Olewine Nature Center @ Wildwood Park

M.S. student, Environmental Policy & Management, Fish and Wildlife Management, APU

Graduate Certificate, Fish and Wildlife Management, APU

B.S., Environmental Science, APU

Undergraduate Certificate, Fish and Wildlife Management, APU

Certificate, Wildlife Studies, Smithsonian National Zoo

Certificate, Bird Biology, Cornell Lab of Ornithology

Memberships: The Wildlife Society, Ecological Society of America, North American Association of Environmental Educators

Curation scope
Mainly zoology; especially interested in new, endangered, and evolutionarily distinct species.