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Inventory is a one-off survey or assessment with no intention to re-measure. Monitoring assesses change or trends by re-measuring the same variables over time.
Modules in the Toolbox describe inventory and monitoring methods for different species. Comparative tables and decision trees in each module will help you choose the most appropriate method(s) for your study.
Need help on marine statistical analysis? Our new document describes how to analyse and present marine summary ecological statistics (PDF, 1,736K).
Sorting and identifying invertebrates is very important but can be daunting too. We now have guidelines to help you through these steps:
Freshwater ecology and Freshwater fish modules
Animal pests method site occupancy
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Email the monitoring team
How to cite publications in the toolbox
Documents useful for project planning