Names: Location of Site:

Transect Surveys

Working in groups, stretch a 100 m eter tape along the ground swhere you want to inventory the types of plants of your area. Record what you find at each meter along the transect by putting an (X) in the appropriate column.

Survey Every Meter
Rocks
Bare Soil
Natural Litter
Annual Grass
Human Litter
Forb
Shrub
Tree
Animal Sign
Cactus
Other

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Notes

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