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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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Kite-Balloon Hybrid

last edit by warren about 19 hours ago | 45,502 | 3


Host an event

last edit by warren about 21 hours ago | 279 | 2


Odor

last edit by imvec 1 day ago | 41 | 1


Facilitation

last edit by warren 6 days ago | 3,648 | 83



Particle Sensing

last edit by warren 6 days ago | 11,235 | 5


Air Sampling

last edit by warren 6 days ago | 375 | 2


Issue Briefs

last edit by warren 30 days ago | 238 | 2


Water Sensors

last edit by Nova about 1 month ago | 873 | 4




Microscopes

last edit by warren about 1 month ago | 600 | 3


Electronic Hydrogen Sulfide Sensors

last edit by warren about 1 month ago | 26,512 | 3


Nano Data Logger

last edit by cfastie 2 months ago | 709 | 3



WebJack

last edit by warren 2 months ago | 790 | 2


DustDuino

last edit by warren 2 months ago | 28,214 | 80


Infragram

last edit by warren 2 months ago | 74,434 | 12


Timelapse Kit

last edit by warren 3 months ago | 2,353 | 2



Spectral Workbench

last edit by warren 3 months ago | 46,159 | 9


Water conductivity monitoring

last edit by warren 3 months ago | 264 | 1


Turbidity

last edit by warren 3 months ago | 421 | 2


Data Logging

last edit by warren 3 months ago | 694 | 7



Sensor enclosures

last edit by warren 3 months ago | 363 | 1



Public Comment

last edit by liz 3 months ago | 624 | 7


Reagents

last edit by warren 3 months ago | 149 | 0



Aerial photos with Passenger Pigeon

last edit by warren 4 months ago | 3,803 | 2


Balloon & Kite Mapping

last edit by stevie 4 months ago | 148,945 | 6


Spectrometry

last edit by warren 4 months ago | 22,343 | 9


Thermal photography

last edit by warren 5 months ago | 95,506 | 8



MapKnitter

last edit by GFFchris 5 months ago | 50,693 | 73


Photo Sharing

last edit by xose 6 months ago | 330 | 1


Water Sampling

last edit by warren 6 months ago | 467 | 2


Soil Sampling

last edit by warren 6 months ago | 293 | 2



Stormwater Monitoring

last edit by stevie 7 months ago | 570 | 1


Photo Monitoring

last edit by stevie 8 months ago | 918 | 2


Guides

last edit by warren 8 months ago | 22,398 | 6


DIY Indoor Air Remediation Kit

last edit by warren 9 months ago | 14,325 | 7



BioBroth Bubbler

last edit by warren 9 months ago | 287 | 1


Creating a Media Campaign

last edit by xose 10 months ago | 756 | 3



Potentiostat

last edit by dwheeler 10 months ago | 29,272 | 14



Site Survey

last edit by stevie 11 months ago | 273 | 3


KAPtery Aerial Rigs

last edit by cfastie 12 months ago | 4,994 | 13


Aerial Photography

last edit by liz 12 months ago | 1,234 | 3


Coqui

last edit by warren about 1 year ago | 11,240 | 17



Mãe d'Água

last edit by vjpixel about 1 year ago | 5,367 | 7


Multispectral imaging

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 3,401 | 7


Conducting a Literature Review

last edit by gretchengehrke over 1 year ago | 467 | 1




Start an Environmental Monitoring Study

last edit by mathew almost 2 years ago | 965 | 3


Refinery Watching

last edit by warren over 2 years ago | 11,501 | 6


Pole Mapping

last edit by Natalie almost 3 years ago | 7,030 | 0


Gardening Toolkit

last edit by warren almost 3 years ago | 6,569 | 5



Roomba Indoor Air Quality Monitoring

last edit by Shannon almost 3 years ago | 1,437,198 | 9


Water Quality Sensor

last edit by Dana over 4 years ago | 40,581 | 2


Air Column Monitor

last edit by liz about 5 years ago | 10,971 | 1


Portable Energy Scavenging Kit

last edit by donblair about 5 years ago | 7,689 | 0



Home Testing for Endocrine Disruptors

last edit by liz over 5 years ago | 23,759 | 5


Balloon Telemetry Kit

last edit by mathew over 5 years ago | 18,293 | 1


Stereo Camera

last edit by mathew over 5 years ago | 18,064 | 4