EcoPoints can be earned for performing certain actions or achieving certain milestones in WhatSpecies:
- Successful registration.
- Logging in daily.
- Adding an observation.
- Completing all required profile details in full.
- Suggesting a species ID (minimum three 'agrees' required).
- Receiving "likes" ♥ for your observation (minimum two 'likes' received).
- Reading the blog post featured on the WhatSpecies homepage.
- Sharing observations to your Facebook or Twitter accounts.