Vegetation Sampling, Classification & Mapping
Vegetation Sampling Methods for Projects
CNPS has adopted a series of methods and data forms for the collection of vegetation data around the state. The link below provides an overview of the current vegetation sampling projects along with links to the standard protocols and field forms.
Vegetation Publications and Presentations
CNPS has developed a variety of reports, publications, and presentations to describe vegetation. The characteristic alliances in certain regions of the state are described in the reports. The importance of and variation in vegetation is explained in complimentary publications and presentations, especially as they associate to regional mapping projects, sampling efforts, and conservation efforts.