Training is required to enter data in iMapInvasives, and to view more advanced data. The types of training available include:
Basic Data Entry – Introduction to the database and how to report invasive species (observations) via the computer interface or your smartphone. Available as video training with quiz, as part of our annual spring training blitz across NY, or given to groups by one of the many iMap trained-trainers throughout the state.
Advanced Data Entry – Builds on basic data entry to include assessments, surveys, treatments, and infestation management records. Available during our annual spring training blitz across NY. We also try to accommodate training requests for groups when possible and by webinar.
"Using the data" with iMapInvasives Tips and Tricks - Learn how to delve into the NYS invasive species dataset with advanced queries and features to find the information you need.