From Maps to Apps: Accessible Tech for field scientists and citizen scientists alike

April 6, 2020

Presented By Cary Chadwick, CLEAR Geospatial Extension Educator

Advancements in data collection technology has made it easy to leverage sensors in smartphones and tablets including cameras, GPS, accelerometers, gyroscopes and more. This opens doors for casual mappers and citizen scientists to collect useful data with just the tool in their pocket. This webinar will provide a brief overview of the movement toward mobile data collection, highlight a few GPS field data collection apps, and briefly cover some options for displaying data in an interactive web map.

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