Natural Resources Inventory Database

dragonfly on flower

Discover Nature at Wake County Parks & Preserves

The Wake County Natural Resources Inventory Database, known as NRID, is a compilation of wildlife and plant observations recorded at Wake County parks and preserves. Anyone can use it – whether you’re a birdwatcher, teacher, student, citizen scientist or just curious about nature – to:

  • Explore data and photos.
  • Print checklists.
  • Discover fun facts about the species found here.

Access NRID and start exploring!

brown bird on wood
blue-gray gnatcatcher with nest
easter kingsnake
Halloween Pennant dragonfly
magenta coral fungus
person looking at mushroom
red eft
white-footed mouse