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Introduction to VAL
What is VAL?
Who contributes data to VAL
How to Cite VAL
How to cite VAL
How do I create a VAL account?
My username/password isn’t working OR I can’t remember my username/password
I created an account but did not receive the account activation email
How do I change the email address I use for my VAL account?
How do I manage the settings for my account?
Why can't I find a species I know exists?
Why do some pages have little data?
Why are there duplicate species?
Why does a species have the wrong name?
Why are there so many conservation status classifications?
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VAL User Guides
How to find the species recorded in your area
How to show the distribution of a species on a map of Vermont
How to show species distributions and environmental layers on a map
How to see if a particular species is present in your area
How to find species information
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Data standards, quality & licensing
What are biodiversity data standards?
What data standards does the VAL DE use?
What is data licensing?
How does the VAL integrate data?
What is the VAL's open data policy?
How to download pre-generated downloads
How to download a print-quality species occurrences map
Why aren't shapefile downloads available any more?
Sharing Data with VAL
Why should I share my data with the VAL?
Who else is sharing data with the VAL?
What information can I share with the VAL?
Have you shared your information with another organization that may already be sharing the information with the VAL?
Can organizations set up an automated process for data sharing?
Submitting data to the VAL
What format should my data be in?
Data upload templates
What are the minimum mandatory fields needed by the VAL?
How do I edit my data?
What is the ‘basis of record’?
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VAL Tools and Apps
Vermont Atlas of Life on iNaturalist
Vermont Atlas of Life and iNaturalist
How to create an account with iNaturalist
How to add an observation to iNaturalist
Joining VAL on iNaturalist
How to set your observation coordinate visibility
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eBird and VAL
eButterfly and VAL
VAL for Developers
VAL on GitHub
What browsers does the VAL support?
VAL Spatial Portal
What can I map?
Why are there no species records for my area?
What is sampling?
What is filtering?
What is a scatterplot?
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How to Guides
Spatial Portal: Getting Started
Common map options
Common Map Functions
Common Layer Functions
Save or download a map
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Help Desk Software
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