Description: The following passage is about the content that the author wants to shows us threes things about how to use the CCC Data Portal website.
What I plan on doing instead of having a conference call is to show everyone how to use this website, the first I want to show you is how to register for this website on how to sign up for the monitoring project, the second is going to go over how to enter data onto this web application and the third is going to show you how to use the mapping application.
You want to navigate to sit side,this is the nonprofit group, that is housing our data, they’re out of Fort Collins Colorado affiliated with Colorado State University and very nice folks to work with and they’ve agreed to incorporate our water quality data into their project query as well, you’ll come to this home page, you can go ahead and explore a little bit see what it’s about.
The first thing you’re going to do is to log in, so you go over here to the top right portion of the screen and hit the login button and since you don’t have one, you’re going to have to sign up, so go ahead and click sign up and you will come to the the joints, what you need to do is to provide them with all the information they ask.
If you can give them a good email address, go ahead and create a login or username, create a password, it has to be at least five characters long, using letters numbers and punctuation and then just retype that password and make sure it’s accurate.
Your role is going to a citizen scientists. I’ll be the project coordinator, but this is the tab, that’s highlighted, go ahead and read the Terms and Conditions and check the box scroll down the page and hit submit and what will happen is the email, you provided right here sits.
I will send you an email with further instructions of what to do and telling you that you are signed up to you sit side org, so I’ll show you what happens, once you get signed up, you can come back to the page, it takes you to your profile page and that you can see here’s my address phone number city state zip code.
Everything you’ll be prompted to enter this stuff when you first login, so it won’t be such a big deal, but this is what your profile page will look like my permissions, I’m in an initiator in a coordinator, but you will only be a user, you get to see all the data and enter data which is all you really need.
I have a project down here Trout Unlimited cold water conservation corps project since you just signed up, you’re going to add this as one of your projects, so this is what you’re going to need to do from this page, go ahead and click the project’s tab right here in this top bar, you’re going to navigate to Trout Unlimited projects, so you can either do that by clicking the tea or typing in just some keywords, so click me in typing Trout Unlimited takes you right there to the project.
I’m already a member, but in this spot,I can log out and show you and navigate back, but you’re going to join this project, so you can see there’s a joint tab, go ahead and click that and what it will do, it’ll send me an email saying that John Smith wants to be part of this project, you’ll be signed up, so once you register for the website and ask permission to join this project, you should be good to go and this is somewhat the same screen that you will be seeing, once you login, the first things first you need to register for the website come back in and log in and then also sign up for the trout unlimited project and fill out your user profile.