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Monitoring Field Data Collection

This guide is extremely useful for groups training longer-term volunteers, youth groups, school projects on how to monitor progress at forest restoration sites and gather data needed for mapping tools.

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  • Resource Types:
  • Tutorials and Templates
  • Getting Started Steps:
  • Champion It
  • Map It
  • Planning Process Steps:
  • Build Partnerships
  • Gather Data
  • Publisher(s):
  • Green City Partnerships