Location: JSA portacabin, base of the Old Control Tower
Contract: 2.5 years to date
In 'Moon', Sam's computer would talk back to him and made him tea
A Biodiversity Benchmark audit is a full-on 2 day assessment by The Wildlife Trust, covering everything from monitoring methodology, staff training and communication, management systems, data tracking and analysis to the action plans themselves. With help from Hannah and Karen in Gatwick's Environment Team (plus the GAL I.T Helpdesk), I've been sorting/syncing all of Gatwick's biological data and old ecological reports together onto the one network, sometimes using three different laptops at once.
Oh gahd not the fish
Plus some other reasons.
The bigger picture: an intricate
web of linked datasets as tracked by Charles to date
As if I needed more proscrastination fodder, I then found Charles' awesomely-written article for Adastra 2014, the Sussex Biological Recording annual review: The Future of Data Sharing
Anyhoo, once this audit is all over with I'm straight back outside to dig/saw/chase/record something. Will let you know of the outcome as soon as we know!