NEON: Plot Establishment

The National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON) is a way cool organization based in Boulder, Colorado, that’s working to understand and forecast the impacts of climate change, land use, and invasive species on continental-scale ecology. But before researchers can collect any data, they first need to establish plots throughout the United States, including Alaska, Hawaii and Puerto Rico in twenty distinct eco-climatic domains. This video teaches field technicians the proper protocol for establishing plots precisely. Starring the woods, a laser rangefinder, and a reflector.

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