Travis G. Cashion



July, 2020

Invasive species are an issue worldwide, but this app focuses on those species invading North America, specifically the United States. The obNoxious app servers two purposes:

  • To provide an API resource available to the public that contains identifying information about noxious plant species.
  • To provide an interface for authenticated users to report sightings of noxious species, thereby building a user-supported database that maps the distribution of some of North America's most tenacious invaders.

Tech used:

  • HTML
  • CSS (Materialize)
  • MongoDB
  • Express.JS
  • React
  • Node.JS
  • TypeScript

APIs implemented:

  • MapBox GL API
  • public data API
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