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Project Design

Today I met with Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy today to discuss the project design. I sat down with land use planners as well as a GIS specialist to discuss the logistics and approach to my project! During the meeting I was able to determine my project area as well as organize my resources (which is… Read more »

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Annotated Bibliography

Gathering sources is no simple task. I had a particularly hard time distinguishing between journals that I needed and journals that were interesting to me. After I accumulated about 30 articles that were germane to my project and peeked my interest, I had to sort through all the literature to locate the ones I really… Read more »

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Project Update

My project has been moving along at a steady pace. Lately I have been sorting through county websites trying to find a layer with structures that I can use to create my layer for wild life corridors. I have been having a lot of issues trying to sort through a vast amount of layers, which… Read more »

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Networking

The very first thing my project requires of me is extreme networking. I completely lost count of the amount of times I had to use my elevator speech in my emails when contacting a new person. Networking for me is not just a way for me to get input, but also a necessary part of… Read more »