2018 Program Highlights
We summarized our volunteer data collected in 2018 and the highlights can be found in this fact sheet.
AVID Method Resources
Preferred Species- preferredspecieslist.pdf
Written Instructions- writteninstructionavidmethod.pdf
Site Data Sheets- site_data_sheet.pdf
- This sheet applies to all six plots. You will need one site data sheet.
Plot Data Sheets- woody_seedling_data_sheet.pdf
- This sheet applies to each plot. You will need six plot data sheets.
Tree ID Resources
Fact Sheets- treefactsheet.pdf
A Beginner's Guide to Minnesota Trees- beginners-guide-minnesota-trees.pdf
Minnesota Trees by David Rathke- https://conservancy.umn.edu/handle/11299/54799
Overview and Educational Materials
This powerpoint provides an overview of deer ecology and the impact deer can have on forest health.
This powerpoint introduces the AVID project, where it started, why we are doing it, and how to do it.
Submitting Your Data
(1) Scan your data sheets, or take a high-quality photo of them.
(2) Mail a physical copy of your data to:
UMN Department of Forest Resources
1530 Cleveland Ave. N.
St. Paul, MN 55108