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Retiring an installation via the trap.NZ website

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

Installation fields

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

Merging two projects

Administrators only   Often when you have projects side by side it makes sense for maintenance ...

In the field

The trap.nz app is the field tool for managing installations and records. From single traps to co...

Camera trap recording and reporting

Projects using motion-triggered cameras (‘camera traps’) can use the Trap.NZ’s camera trap functi...

Leaving a project

If you no longer wish to participate in a project you have joined, you can leave at any time. ...

Project Categories

You must be a project Administrator have access to the "Project categories" section. Project cat...

Deleting your project

Only users with an "Administrator" role in a project can access these tools. As an Administraato...

Adding your terms into Project categories

This helps with projects that need terms that are not offered under the default terms on trap.NZ ...

How do I use the map tools?

Moving around the map You can pan around the map by clicking and dragging anywhere on the map....

Adding installations

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

Using Contractor mode

Contractor mode allows you to add property owners’ details into an installation’s details. This ...

Using Advanced field settings app

This setting allows for the option to collect more data that the standard settings while also ena...

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...

Creating a static hex project map

The static project hex map is useful for projects to show an audience your project/projects catch...

Map icons - website

  Monitoring​ Traps Camera monitoring   Standard trap Track...

Adding installation records

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

What coordinate system does Trap.NZ use?

Trap.NZ uses WGS84 (EPSG 4326) projection Helpful links https://epsg.io/4326 https://www.geo...

Moving installations

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

Deleting installation records

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