Biodiversity Metric 3.0 QGIS template and import tool

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Closes 31 Oct 2021

Introduction and Questions

1. What is your name?
2. What is your email address?
If you enter your email address then you will automatically receive an acknowledgement email when you submit your response.
3. What is your organisation?
4. What is your profession?
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5. Which of the following best describes your level of competence with QGIS?
6. How user friendly did you find the QGIS template?
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7. If you have any specific comments about your experience of using the QGIS template please include these below.
8. Were the stylings of habitat, distinctiveness and condition clear and easy to interpret within the template?
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9. Did you encounter any errors or technical difficulties with the QGIS template?
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10. If you answered ‘Yes’ to Question 9 please identify what the error/difficulty was and how you encountered it:
11. Is the approach to digitisation of polygons, polylines and points in the template clear and easy to use?
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12. Is the approach to enhancement by realignment of rivers clear and easy to use?
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13. Is the approach to Urban Trees in the template clear and easy to use?
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14. Is the separation of baseline, post development and master layers within each layer group clear and easy to use?
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15. Would it be useful to be able to see the biodiversity unit value for a certain polygon/polyline at the baseline and post development within the QGIS template?
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16. Would it be useful to be able to see the net unit or percentage change for a given polygon/polyline once the baseline and post development details have been entered?
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17. Do you have any further comments about the QGIS template?
18. How user friendly did you find the GIS import tool?
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19. Did you encounter any errors or technical difficulties?
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20. If you answered ‘Yes’ to Question 19 please identify what the error/difficulty was and how you encountered it in the box below
21. Did you find the consolidate data function in the GIS import tool useful?
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22. Do you have any additional comments to make on the GIS import tool?
23. An introduction to QGIS is not included in the guidance because a basic level of competency is expected. Would it be useful to have a brief guide to the basic functions of QGIS in this template user guide?
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24. Is the guidance clear for the use of the QGIS template?
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25. Do you have any suggestions for improving the guidance? If so, please provide below.
26. Would an accompanying video be useful to run through case studies of how to use the template and import tool?
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