North Atlantic Aquatic Connectivity Collaborative

NAACC Documents

Forms and Guides

NAACC Offline Data Manager Users Guide
Dated March 2018
***Note that only data contributed by certified surveyors can be included in our database***

Stream Crossing Data Form - Paper Version
Dated May 26 2016
***Note that this form is to be used only by certified surveyors in order for data to be included in our database***

NAACC Stream Crossing Survey Data Form Instruction Guide
Dated May 1 2016
***Note that only data contributed by certified surveyors can be included in our database***

How to Save an Unlimited Number of NAACC Crossing Records on an iPad
Dated March 9 2017


Create Back-up Folders
Dated March 9 2017
A notepad file with code to create named folders for iPad use of ODM

To use the "CreateBackupFolders.txt" utility, you will need to open the text file in a text editor and paste the path to the location on your computer where you would like to create the files. Then, save the text file as "CreateBackupFolders.bat"

When you click on CreateBackupFolders.bat, a windows command window (dos window) will open with instructions.

Get Position
Dated August 2015
A zip folder to be used with digital bulk uploads

Training Presentations

NAACC 2016 Training Presentation Slides
Scott Jackson
Dated June 6 2016

NAACC 2016 Field Season Webinar Slides
Scott Jackson
Dated May 17 2016

How to Take Good Photographs of Crossings: pptx PDF (note that the PDF file does not have the notes that accompany the slides)
Alex Abbott
Dated May 2015


Webinar on revisions to the NAACC protocol and 2016 data form
Dated May 17 2016

The North Atlantic Aquatic Connectivity Collaborative: A Coordinated Effort to Evaluate the Effects of Road-Stream Crossings on Aquatic Connectivity (direct youtube link)
Dated May 12 2016

Demonstration of Prioritization Web Map and Customizable ArcGIS Desktop Tool
A webinar recorded on May 5 2015


About the NAACC
Fact sheet dated November 2014

Role of L2 Coordinators
Dated April 2 2015

Frequently Asked Observer/Coordinator Questions

Please check this page for FAQ on Assessing Crossing Structures

NAACC Aquatic Passability Scoring
Scott Jackson
A description of the NAACC Coarse Screen (AOP) and the NAACC Numeric Scoring System
Updated June 16 2016

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