VAL User Guides

How to find the species recorded in your area
User Guide 1: There are a few ways that you can find species recorded in your area using VAL. Method 1: Start on the VAL homepage. Select "Ex...
Thu, 17 Feb, 2022 at 1:53 AM
How to show the distribution of a species on a map of Vermont
User Guide 2: **Note: For the end of this user guide, you need to create an account with VAL (it is quick and free!) Visit this link to create an account.*...
Thu, 17 Feb, 2022 at 1:54 AM
How to show species distributions and environmental layers on a map
User Guide 3 **Note: You need to create a VAL account to access this tool.** VAL is still a work-in-progress, if you encounter any issues, please contact u...
Thu, 17 Feb, 2022 at 1:55 AM
How to see if a particular species is present in your area
User Guide 5 See User Guide 1 for other options! To see if a particular species had been recorded in a chosen area, begin at the Vermont Atlas of Li...
Wed, 16 Feb, 2022 at 2:58 PM
How to find species information
User Guide 6 Begin at the VAL Data Explorer homepage. Type the species or common name into the search box. If you want to search from a data ex...
Wed, 16 Feb, 2022 at 3:03 PM
How to show the distribution of more than one species on a map of Vermont
User Guide 8 On the VAL’s Spatial Portal, you can add as many species to one map as you like. To see how to do this, have a look at VAL User Guide 2 –Sp...
Wed, 16 Feb, 2022 at 3:07 PM
How to find the species recorded in a particular defined region
User Guide 10 From the VAL Data Explorer homepage, select Explore Pre-defined Areas. You will see a grey list of defined regions to the left of th...
Wed, 16 Feb, 2022 at 3:11 PM
How to find the endangered species from a records list
User Guide 11 From the Data Explorer home page, scroll down to Explore Special Groups: Select the appropriate group, and you will be brought...
Wed, 16 Feb, 2022 at 3:31 PM