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Installations (Traps, Bait Stations, Monitoring Stations and POIs)

Traps, Bait Stations Monitoring Stations and POIs (Points of Interest) are all types of installations - the fundamental parts of the Trap.NZ system.

Installations overview

The Traps, Bait Stations, Monitoring Stations and Points of interest sections of your project all...

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Installation fields

Glossary of terms for each field for each installation Traps Fields for adding a trap. Required...

Adding installations

Traps, bait stations, monitoring stations, and points of interest are all managed in roughly ...

Adding installation records

In order to add a record to an installation, you need to have the correct permissions.  Addi...

Creating and Opening images taken using the trap.NZ App camera

  This is helpful to projects wanting a visual reference of installations or their surrounds Pr...

Converting a spreadsheet to a CSV file for importing data to trap.NZ

This is a good option when you have a large number of records kept in spreadsheets that you would...

Deleting installation records

View all of the relevant installations by going to "Traps", "Bait stations", "Monitoring"...

Adding supplementary traps

Note: It is likely that all supplementary traps will be converted to collocated traps in the futu...

Editing a single installation

The instructions below describe how to edit a single installation. Installations can also be edit...

Retiring an installation via the trap.NZ website

Retiring an installation Retiring an installation is used when you are no longer wanting an inst...

Unretiring a retired installation

  There could be many reasons you would want to unretire an installation, a member may have acci...

Bulk editing installations

Only users with an "Administrator" role in a project can access these tools. The instruction...

Importing installations using a csv file

This function may be helpful if you have a large project that you are wanting to import into trap...

Downloading installation information

Installation data (including name, type, location etc.) can be downloaded to a CSV or KML file. C...

Sorting installations

On the Traps, Bait Stations, or Monitoring Stations section of your project, you can sort the ord...

Moving installations

See also: Moving installations using the app In order to move an installation you mu...

Moving installations between projects

The instructions below outline how to move traps between projects. The process is basical...

Deleting installations

An installation can only be deleted if there are no records associated with it. If you wish to d...

Deleting Supplementary traps

Supplementary traps are essentially double traps, therefore when making the decision to delete a ...

Adding and Servicing Traps with Sensors

In New Zealand, it is a legal requirement under the Animal Welfare Act 1999 that all sprung live ...

Radio sensor equipped traps

Trap.nz enables trappers to remote monitor devices (traps, bait stations etc.) using sensors from...