Each volunteer is assigned to check trap(s) in a specific location; monitors will check their trap(s) every two weeks for about two months.
- Volunteers should be comfortable with handling insects.
- You need to be able to hike at least 4 miles, possibly over steep and uneven ground, to and from your monitoring location.
- You need to be comfortable going off-trail to look for your assigned trap.
Shawangunk Ridge State Forest