Webinar Trainings

The MPSL-MLML Data Center has conducted webinar trainings, available for reference.  Future webinars will be available for business rules, how to fill out field data sheets and templates, and data management processes that are helpful in collecting and sharing data.

Field Submissions

Bioassessment Data Entry Tool 2013 Updates (3/26/13; time 28 min)
Updates to the Bioassessment (BA) Field Forms for the 2013 sampling season.

Bioassessment Data Entry Tool 2012 Updates (4/9/12; time 28 min)
Updates to the Bioassessment (BA) Field Forms for the 2012 sampling season.

Bioassessment Data Entry Tool Training (5/4/11; time 1 hr, 47 min)
Bioassessment Field Form Training that guides new staff through the bioassessment field data form entry process.  Training is intended for first-time users or users wanting a refresher on data entry.


Laboratory Submissions

SWAMP New Lab Introduction to SWAMP Resources (4/30/12; time 53 min) 
Generalized training for reporting Chemistry and Toxicity to the SWAMP Program; not intended for field results and taxonomy report.

SWAMP Taxonomy Data Entry and Reporting (5/1/12; time 1 hr, 8 min) 
SWAMP Taxonomy Data Entry and Reporting Training hosted by Marco Sigala of the SWAMP Data Management Team. Training is intended for first-time users or users wanting a refresher on taxonomic data entry.

SWAMP Conversion and Data Reporting for Benthic Chlorophyll a, Pheophytin and AFDM_Algae  (1/26/12; time 27 min) 
Informal demonstration of Benthic Chlorophyll a, Pheophytin and Algae Conversion and Reporting. The referenced SWAMP Conversion and Data Reporting for Benthic Chlorophyll a, Pheophytin and AFDM_Algae is available.


Data Submittal

CalDUCS Chemistry Data Template, LookUp List and Documentation Training  (7/3/14; time 28 min)
A training that guides the user through the fields in the chemistry data template and where to find the associated lookup lists and documentation available on the CalDUCS website.

CalDUCS Data Checker Data Upload and Error Message Review Training  (6/22/14; time 30 min)
A training that guides the user through a chemistry file data upload, the data checker, and associated error messages using the CalDUCS data checker.