Tutorials

Let's Get Started...

(1) Why Invasive Species? - Learn about invasive species and the impacts they have on our environment (2:13)

(2) Introduction - Discover our website with our introductory tutorial! (2:45)

(3) Registration - Learn how to register (3:08)


Additional Information

How You Can Help - Learn how you can help to manage invasive species in your area!

Selecting A Site - Learn how to select a good site location for your project's field work.

Doing Field Surveys - Learn how to do your own field survey of invasive species.

Using GODMSurveyor - Learn how to use the GODMSurveyor software for Personal Digital Assistants (PDAs)


More tutorials and resources are forthcoming

ScienceForCitizens.net - As a start, see ScienceForCitizens.net for great resources and other projects!

Citizen Science Central - Also check out the Citizen Science Central toolkit for great resources and other projects!


Presentations


Lesson 1: Introduction to Invasives Powerpoint | PDF

Lesson 2: Introduction to GPS Powerpoint | PDF

Lesson 3: GPS Use Powerpoint | PDF

Lesson 4: Level 1 Monitoring - Plants Powerpoint | PDF


Experimental Tutorials

Colorado

Traditional

(1) Introduction to Invasive Species - Learn about invasive species impacts on the environment.

(2) Introduction to GPS - Discover how to use GPS units: what they are, how they work, and their applications!

(3) Monitoring Protocols - Learn how to establish your plant monitoring plots.

(4) Species Identification - Learn how to identify four common invasive species in Colorado.

(5) Website Use - Learn how to use www.citsci.org to enter your data!

Multimedia

(1) Introduction to Invasive Species - Learn about invasive species impacts on the environment. (15:50)

(2) Introduction to GPS - Discover how to use GPS units: what they are, how they work, and their applications! (17:49)

(3) Monitoring Protocols - Learn how to establish your plant monitoring plots. (16:14)

(4) Species Identification - Learn how to identify four common invasive species in Colorado. (5:06)

(5) Website Use - Learn how to use www.citsci.org to enter your data! (7:43)


Wisconsin

Traditional

(1) Introduction to Invasive Species - Learn about invasive species impacts on the environment.

(2) Introduction to GPS - Discover how to use GPS units: what they are, how they work, and their applications!

(3) Monitoring Protocols - Learn how to establish your plant monitoring plots.

(4) Species Identification - Learn how to identify four common invasive species in Wisconsin.

(5) Website Use - Learn how to use www.citsci.org to enter your data!

Multimedia

(1) Introduction to Invasive Species - Learn about invasive species impacts on the environment. (15:50)

(2) Introduction to GPS - Discover how to use GPS units: what they are, how they work, and their applications! (17:49)

(3) Monitoring Protocols - Learn how to establish your plant monitoring plots. (16:14)

(4) Species Identification - Learn how to identify four common invasive species in Wisconsin. (5:06)

(5) Website Use - Learn how to use www.citsci.org to enter your data! (7:43)