Finding Species

FINDING SPECIES, INC ( was founded in 1996 and formally incorporated as a 501(c)3 non-profit organization in 2003. It has US staff based in Takoma Park, Maryland, and in San Marcos, Texas. Finding Species maintained an international program in Ecuador, one of 17 megadiverse countries in the world that harbor more than 60% of the world’s total biodiversity. Finding Species’ mission is to uniquely contribute to the resolution of critical environmental, conservation, and biodiversity issues through aesthetically beautifully, scientifically significant photographs.