Stipa is a free, next-generation data collection application developed by the Jornada Experimental Range. Visit the Stipa website to get started using this tool.Go to Stipa
Stipa supports a variety of inventory and monitoring methods commonly recommended for grassland and shrubland ecosystems. Click on any of the links below to download a XML document that can be imported as a form into an existing Stipa Data Collection Protocol. Multiple forms can be added to the same protocol, and forms can be modified as needed. Visit the Stipa reference pages to learn more about Stipa Data Collection Protocols and Managing Stipa Data Collection Protocols in My Workspace.
Many of above data forms require that users populate a plant species list before using the form. Follow the steps below to load a NRCS plant list for your state.