Mobile Data Collection System for i-Tree Available

Advances in web technology have enabled the i-Tree development team to create a web-based data collection system that essentially allows anyone using a newer tablet, smartphone, or other mobile device to collect field data wherever there is an internet connection. The new Mobile Data Collection System (MDCS) relies on a device’s browser and web forms [...]

Online Directory for Urban Forestry Researchers Now Live

The Urban Forestry Section of the International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO) has developed an Online Directory to facilitate research collaboration and information dissemination among its members across the globe. Membership is free and to join, please Click Here. By completing the questionnaire, you will be included in the new directory and also receive, if you choose, the [...]

Visual Simulation Imaging Software Available for Urban Forestry

Visual simulation is a term used to describe a graphic or model that portrays a change from the existing condition. Simulations can range from drawings and digitally edited images to complex models and animations. In natural resource planning, being able to simulate a proposed change can be a powerful tool when working with landowners and other decision-makers. Computers now [...]

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