To create an ALA account:

  1. Go to the ALA home page 
  2. Select Log in in the top right corner, or you can follow this direct link to Create your account.
  3. Follow the prompts to create an account. 
  4. Once you create your account, you will need to check your email for an activation email. Click the link in the email to complete the registration process. Sometimes the activation email might be caught in your junk mail folder, so make sure to check there too. 


Once your registration is complete, you can then log in to the ALA by selecting Log in at the top right of the ALA home page.


An ALA account will allow you to submit a sighting, flag an issue with a record, and download data.