Urban Forest Metrix will be conducting a half-day workshop at the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point campus. On January 7, from 1PM – 4PM, attendees will learn about using smart phones and tablets for arboricultural tasks and the Urban Forest Metrix solution. This is a good opportunity to learn how the transition to tracking tree[…]
Forest Metrix will be conducting the following workshops in early January. UWSP (Kevin Burns) recently signed on to the Forest Metrix system and will be hosting the workshops at Treehaven (January 6, all day) and the Stevens Point campus (January 7, half day). If you’ve been considering moving into the 21st century to SAVE TIME[…]
This quarter we review a few favorites, ranging from free soil software that will use the GPS and indicate the structure and content of what’s underneath your feet to some of the horticulture reference texts that have been made available online. These are just a taste of what is out there. Many other guides –[…]
Urban Forest Metrix will be at the ASCA conference in Palm Springs, CA on December 3-6. We have slots open for personal demonstrations of the software, and the ability to radically customize it. Contact us in advance to reserve a time that won’t interfere with other conference activities.
Upcoming events in Wisconsin Just a quick note for now, as we are in the throes of some pretty hectic development and sales. Donn will be in Wisconsin for two events in September. The Wisconsin SAF meeting on the 23rd and 24th at Stevens Point, and the County Foresters meeting in Wassau on the 26th.[…]
Forest Metrix be at the SAF/IUFRO/CIF/ABCDEFG conference in Salt Lake City this October. We’ll have a booth in the thick of the technology section- just look for the ESRI signs. We’ll be across the aisle! Donn will be giving a technology presentation at 1:15 on Thursday the 9th. Swing on by.
At last, Forest Metrix has developed a full-featured version for Apple’s iPhone! We were able to keep all the same features and analytics, and the interface is pretty slick. Some think it is even easier to user than the iPad version. One really neat part is that the same cruise file can be used on[…]
The town of Sharon, Vermont worked with Forest Metrix to create an application similar to Forest Metrix to sample and keep track of road segment conditions. The project will extend over the fall, allowing local Sharon Academy students to get field experience helping create an inventory of the town’s entire road system. The Vermont Council[…]