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Methods

developed by Public Lab contributors

Public Lab's community collaboratively develops many different DIY environmental monitoring and advocacy methods.

Browse them here and learn how to get involved.

Find methods by topic or choose from the categories above.

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BabyLegs

last edit by warren about 6 hours ago | 1,141 views | 4


MapKnitter

last edit by warren 6 days ago | 7,378 views | 1


Issue Briefs

last edit by warren 22 days ago | 646 views | 3


Testing Our Waters

last edit by TestOurWaters 26 days ago | 22 views | 0


Aerial photos with Passenger Pigeon

last edit by pablo about 1 month ago | 362 views | 2


Facilitation

last edit by warren about 1 month ago | 606 views | 3


Community Microscope Kit

last edit by warren about 2 months ago | 2,515 views | 9


Raspberry Pi Infragram

last edit by warren about 2 months ago | 1,670 views | 2


Coqui conductivity sensor

last edit by warren about 2 months ago | 1,937 views | 8


MiniVol TAS Particulate Matter Monitor

last edit by Bronwen about 2 months ago | 877 views | 1


Emery Board Terrain Survey

last edit by warren 2 months ago | 59 views | 0



Thermal Flashlight

last edit by warren 3 months ago | 640 views | 0


Pipeline Monitoring

last edit by warren 3 months ago | 95 views | 2


Assess Turbidity in Water

last edit by liz 3 months ago | 1,140 views | 2



PurpleAir

last edit by warren 3 months ago | 1,302 views | 4


Spectral Workbench

last edit by warren 4 months ago | 4,895 views | 4


Soil Sampling Toolkit

last edit by Bronwen 5 months ago | 278 views | 4


Nano Data Logger

last edit by cfastie 7 months ago | 2,827 views | 4


DIY Indoor Air Remediation Kit

last edit by liz 9 months ago | 1,884 views | 8



Balloon & Kite Mapping

last edit by stevie 9 months ago | 9,046 views | 5


Odor

last edit by imvec 11 months ago | 565 views | 3


Noise

last edit by warren 11 months ago | 383 views | 3


Stormwater Monitoring

last edit by warren 11 months ago | 893 views | 2


Public Comment

last edit by warren 12 months ago | 448 views | 5


Guides

last edit by stevie 12 months ago | 1,076 views | 4


Spectrometry

last edit by warren about 1 year ago | 30,216 views | 8


Infragram

last edit by warren about 1 year ago | 10,904 views | 7


Water conductivity monitoring

last edit by warren about 1 year ago | 676 views | 2


Particle Sensing

last edit by warren about 1 year ago | 1,927 views | 5


Microscopes

last edit by warren about 1 year ago | 2,099 views | 2


Image Sequencer

last edit by warren about 1 year ago | 1,311 views | 2


WebJack

last edit by warren about 1 year ago | 894 views | 2


Hydrogen Sulfide Copper Pipe Testing

last edit by stevie over 1 year ago | 1,061 views | 3


Data Logging

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 1,885 views | 6



Optical Monitoring of Particulate Matter

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 1,311 views | 3


Kite-Balloon Hybrid

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 2,416 views | 6


Host an event

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 509 views | 2


Air Sampling

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 1,287 views | 2


Water Sensors

last edit by Nova over 1 year ago | 2,645 views | 5


Hydrogen Sulfide Photopaper

last edit by gretchengehrke over 1 year ago | 384 views | 1


Electronic Hydrogen Sulfide Sensors

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 1,993 views | 3


DustDuino

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 4,526 views | 4


Timelapse Kit

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 591 views | 2


Sensor enclosures

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 685 views | 1



Reagents

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 324 views | 0


Thermal photography

last edit by warren almost 2 years ago | 3,733 views | 4


Photo Sharing

last edit by xose almost 2 years ago | 529 views | 1


Water Sampling

last edit by warren almost 2 years ago | 889 views | 2


Soil Sampling

last edit by warren almost 2 years ago | 544 views | 3


Photo Monitoring

last edit by stevie about 2 years ago | 759 views | 2


BioBroth Bubbler

last edit by warren about 2 years ago | 486 views | 1


Creating a Media Campaign

last edit by xose about 2 years ago | 328 views | 3



pDR-1500

last edit by mathew about 2 years ago | 555 views | 2


Potentiostat

last edit by dwheeler about 2 years ago | 6,243 views | 7


Site Survey

last edit by stevie over 2 years ago | 408 views | 3


KAPtery Aerial Rigs

last edit by cfastie over 2 years ago | 806 views | 2


Aerial Photography

last edit by liz over 2 years ago | 1,104 views | 3


Mãe d'Água

last edit by vjpixel over 2 years ago | 1,197 views | 6


Multispectral imaging

last edit by warren over 2 years ago | 4,089 views | 3


Conducting a Literature Review

last edit by gretchengehrke almost 3 years ago | 358 views | 1



Guide to doing a technology review

last edit by mathew over 3 years ago | 70 views | 1


Refinery Watching

last edit by warren over 3 years ago | 422 views | 6


Pole Mapping

last edit by natalie about 4 years ago | 919 views | 0


Gardening Toolkit

last edit by warren over 4 years ago | 630 views | 5


Water Quality Sensor

last edit by Dana almost 6 years ago | 7,251 views | 2


Air Column Monitor

last edit by liz over 6 years ago | 2,770 views | 1


Portable Energy Scavenging Kit

last edit by donblair over 6 years ago | 410 views | 0


Home Testing for Endocrine Disruptors

last edit by liz over 6 years ago | 2,344 views | 4


Balloon Telemetry Kit

last edit by mathew almost 7 years ago | 779 views | 2


Stereo Camera

last edit by mathew almost 7 years ago | 1,248 views | 0