Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Appalachian Trail Conservancy Uses EDDMapS

Appalachian Forest, photo by Paul Bolstad, University of Minnesota, Bugwood.org

EDDMapS, the Early Detection and Distribution Mapping System, is being used to map invasive species along the Appalachian Trail. John Odell, Resource Management Coordinator for the Southern Region trains and organizes volunteers to identify, map and control invasive specie along the Appalachian Trail. To read more about this project in an article by Danny Bernstein click here.