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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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Coqui conductivity sensor

last edit by zengirl2 2 days ago | 12,040 | 18


Soil Sampling Toolkit

last edit by xose 7 days ago | 157 | 4


Emery Board Terrain Survey

last edit by a1ahna 16 days ago | 25 | 0


Community Microscope Kit

last edit by imvec 2 months ago | 1,690 | 9


Nano Data Logger

last edit by cfastie 2 months ago | 2,092 | 4


Spectral Workbench

last edit by joyofsoy 2 months ago | 48,126 | 8


Raspberry Pi Infragram

last edit by warren 4 months ago | 1,244 | 2


DIY Indoor Air Remediation Kit

last edit by liz 4 months ago | 15,002 | 9



Roomba Indoor Air Quality Monitoring

last edit by warren 4 months ago | 1,437,528 | 8


Balloon & Kite Mapping

last edit by stevie 4 months ago | 152,380 | 2


Facilitation

last edit by liz 5 months ago | 3,925 | 10


Issue Briefs

last edit by warren 5 months ago | 505 | 4


PurpleAir

last edit by warren 5 months ago | 695 | 3


Odor

last edit by imvec 6 months ago | 491 | 3


Noise

last edit by warren 6 months ago | 264 | 3


Stormwater Monitoring

last edit by warren 6 months ago | 870 | 1


Public Comment

last edit by warren 7 months ago | 795 | 6


Guides

last edit by stevie 7 months ago | 22,884 | 4


Spectrometry

last edit by warren 7 months ago | 34,858 | 9


Infragram

last edit by warren 8 months ago | 78,999 | 12


Water conductivity monitoring

last edit by warren 9 months ago | 622 | 2


MapKnitter

last edit by warren 9 months ago | 53,688 | 5


Particle Sensing

last edit by warren 9 months ago | 12,019 | 5


Microscopes

last edit by warren 9 months ago | 1,851 | 1


Image Sequencer

last edit by warren 10 months ago | 1,017 | 2


WebJack

last edit by warren 10 months ago | 1,162 | 1



Data Logging

last edit by warren 11 months ago | 1,598 | 7





Kite-Balloon Hybrid

last edit by warren about 1 year ago | 46,455 | 6


Host an event

last edit by warren about 1 year ago | 462 | 2


Air Sampling

last edit by warren about 1 year ago | 986 | 2


Water Sensors

last edit by Nova about 1 year ago | 2,126 | 6


Electronic Hydrogen Sulfide Sensors

last edit by warren about 1 year ago | 27,190 | 3


DustDuino

last edit by warren about 1 year ago | 29,742 | 7


Timelapse Kit

last edit by warren about 1 year ago | 2,554 | 2


Turbidity

last edit by warren about 1 year ago | 916 | 2


Sensor enclosures

last edit by warren about 1 year ago | 637 | 1



Reagents

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 294 | 0


Aerial photos with Passenger Pigeon

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 3,971 | 2


Thermal photography

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 97,192 | 4


Photo Sharing

last edit by xose over 1 year ago | 493 | 1


Water Sampling

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 788 | 2


Soil Sampling

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 497 | 3


Photo Monitoring

last edit by stevie over 1 year ago | 1,160 | 2


BioBroth Bubbler

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 451 | 0


Creating a Media Campaign

last edit by xose almost 2 years ago | 882 | 3



pDR-1500

last edit by mathew almost 2 years ago | 480 | 2


Potentiostat

last edit by dwheeler almost 2 years ago | 31,903 | 10


Site Survey

last edit by stevie almost 2 years ago | 387 | 3


KAPtery Aerial Rigs

last edit by cfastie almost 2 years ago | 5,263 | 10


Aerial Photography

last edit by liz almost 2 years ago | 1,547 | 3


Mãe d'Água

last edit by vjpixel about 2 years ago | 5,790 | 7


Multispectral imaging

last edit by warren over 2 years ago | 4,919 | 4


Conducting a Literature Review

last edit by gretchengehrke over 2 years ago | 591 | 1



Start an Environmental Monitoring Study

last edit by mathew almost 3 years ago | 1,128 | 3


Guide to doing a technology review

last edit by mathew almost 3 years ago | 584 | 1


Refinery Watching

last edit by warren over 3 years ago | 11,649 | 5


Pole Mapping

last edit by natalie almost 4 years ago | 7,328 | 0


Gardening Toolkit

last edit by warren almost 4 years ago | 6,767 | 5


Water Quality Sensor

last edit by Dana over 5 years ago | 43,356 | 2


Air Column Monitor

last edit by liz about 6 years ago | 12,091 | 1


Portable Energy Scavenging Kit

last edit by donblair about 6 years ago | 7,846 | 0


Home Testing for Endocrine Disruptors

last edit by liz over 6 years ago | 24,676 | 5


Balloon Telemetry Kit

last edit by mathew over 6 years ago | 18,575 | 0


Stereo Camera

last edit by mathew over 6 years ago | 18,635 | -1