What is LandPKS?
- A free modular mobile phone app connected to cloud-based storage, global databases, and models
- A system for storing and accessing user data
- A system for sharing data, information and knowledge
What is LandPKS?
What is Land Potential?
Land potential is defined as the inherent potential of the land to sustainably generate ecosystem services. Management determines whether the inherent potential is sustainably realized.
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A free modular mobile phone app connected to global databases, models, and cloud-based storage.
A module for rapid soil (texture, color) characterization, soil identification, and accessing soil and ecological site information.
A module for rapid vegetation monitoring (vegetation composition, plant height, and canopy/basal gaps).
On June 9 -13th the University of Rhode Island in Narragansett, Rhode Island hosted the U.S. National Cooperative Soil Survey Conference, bringing soil and ecological specialists together to promote the collection and delivery of soil resource information. The National Cooperative…
Dr. Amy Quandt joined the LandPKS project as the Global Coordinator two years ago. At the end of May, we will have to say goodbye to Amy as she moves off to a new position. Starting in August, Amy will…
On April 15 -17th the Noble Research Institute in Ardmore, Oklahoma hosted a LandPKS feedback workshop. The main goal of the workshop was to solicit thoughts, ideas, and feedback on how to improve the LandPKS app, including the current modules…
Brilliant! Many thanks and I look forward to viewing the updates/mods! Best wishes to the LandPKS team for all their hard work to meet varied users’ needs!
Thanks a lot for this. It has been useful in our day-to-day activities.
…still in love with our planet’s magical soils…thank you for all you do! keep up the great work.