Northeast Temperate Network Long-term monitoring protocols

Rocky intertidal monitoring set-up in Acadia NP.
Setting up a rocky intertidal monitoring plot in Acadia using strict protocol guidelines.

NPS photo.


Protocols describe in detail the procedures used to collect, manage, analyze and report monitoring data. Taken as a whole, protocols make up the core of what it is we do. Protocols follow strict guidelines for content and format, and are reviewed and revised by subject-matter experts in each field.

Below is a list of the Northeast Temperate Network's current monitoring protocols. You can search for legacy versions, or similar protocols from other networks in the Integrated Resource Management Application, affectionately known as IRMA.

NETN Monitoring Protocols from IRMA

Source: Data Store Saved Search 2630. To search for additional information, visit the Data Store.

Last updated: April 25, 2018