Field-checker

DESCRIPTION: 

Provide the data and information required to document trails, parks and other areas.

NECESSARY SKILLS and QUALIFICATIONS: 
  • Physically able to hike
  • Be able to use a GPS device
  • Own and use a digital camera
  • Take accurate notes
RESPONSIBILITIES and DUTIES: 
  • Follow one (or more) of the selected trails or park areas. 
  • Accurately record way-points on a GPS device.
  • Maintain accurate notes and take clear photographs to illustrate the trail or park.
Training: 
  • Trail map will be provided
  • Guidance on what to look for, notate and photograph.
Commitment Type: 
Short-term
TIME COMMITMENT: 
Varies according to assignment
Location Type: 
On Trail
Oversight: 
Publications Chair
Age Requirements: 
18 and older
Committee: 
Trail Work
Supervisor: 
Project author