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Click here for more information about weeding effort logging.

Instructions:  Please fill out the form below for each paddock and group of weeders and press Submit.
If the weeding team changed before the paddock was completed, please submit information for that paddock in two parts; this enables correct calculation of total effort expended.
More help below.

Date (dd-mm-yy)    Activity    Number in Team   
Paddock   Time
Weed type Effort
(% of time)

Weeding team:

If spraying (or cutting and daubing) select chemical used:     

Additional Comments:

Enter your email address to receive a copy of this log when you click submit.


If activity was spraying, you also need to complete the chemical usage log,
and possibly the chemical mixing log.

If you have any general observations of interest to other weeders, log them in weed notes.


Additional Information

Field Format     Instructions
Date dd-mm-yy Date that the weed activity was done; eg 01-09-10 for 1st Sep 2010.
Activity   Select from drop-down list.
Number in team integer Number of weeders in the team for this activity; used to calculate the total effort.
Paddock   Select from drop-down list (refer to map for all paddock boundaries)
Total Time integer The total time (in minutes) for this paddock/area per team member.
eg:  if a team of 3 works on this paddock/area from 8-30 am to 10-30 am, the time entered is 120 minutes (not 360 minutes)
Weed Type   Select from drop-down list.
Effort integer The percentage of the time spent on each weed type (average for whole team).
Weeding Team text List the members of the team for this activity. Please put team leader's name first, and separate the weeders names with commas.
Chemical used   Select from drop-down list. [Only required if Spraying or Dabbing]
Additional Comments text Enter any additional information here. For example: weeds not in list; weeds in excess of 6; weeders in excess of 6; qualifications on areas, times; weed density; etc. General notes (ie not descriptive of the specific effort, should be logged as weed notes.
GPS Track Available   Select "YES" if a GPS track is available.
email address text If you enter your email address correctly you will receive a copy of your logged data by email.
Password text Please enter the password that has been sent to you. If you haven't received a password, email the webmaster to obtain one.
Submit   This submits the data you have just entered, unless there are errors in the form, in which case messages in red will indicate where you need to make changes.

If there are no errors the data will be sent to the website and if you enter your email address a copy will be sent to you. Successful submission is indicated by a message including a timestamp for reference (and to let you check if a second or subsequent submission of data is made in the same session).

Once the data has been successfully submitted a new button appears; click it to simplify sending the gps current and/or waypoint files to the webmaster. Note that this only needs to be done once for each set of files.


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