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Methods

developed by Public Lab contributors

Public Lab's community collaboratively develops many different DIY environmental monitoring and advocacy methods.

Browse them here and learn how to get involved.

Find methods by topic or choose from the categories above.

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Issue Briefs

last edit by warren 3 days ago | 610 views | 3



Facilitation

last edit by warren 23 days ago | 585 views | 3


Community Microscope Kit

last edit by warren about 1 month ago | 2,410 views | 9


Raspberry Pi Infragram

last edit by warren about 1 month ago | 1,602 views | 2


Coqui conductivity sensor

last edit by warren about 1 month ago | 1,892 views | 8


MiniVol TAS Particulate Matter Monitor

last edit by Bronwen about 1 month ago | 848 views | 1


BabyLegs

last edit by warren about 1 month ago | 909 views | 4


Emery Board Terrain Survey

last edit by warren about 2 months ago | 48 views | 0


Roomba Indoor Air Quality Monitoring

last edit by warren about 2 months ago | 844 views | 8


Thermal Flashlight

last edit by warren 2 months ago | 620 views | 0


Pipeline Monitoring

last edit by warren 2 months ago | 86 views | 2


Assess Turbidity in Water

last edit by liz 2 months ago | 1,111 views | 2



PurpleAir

last edit by warren 3 months ago | 1,220 views | 4


Spectral Workbench

last edit by warren 3 months ago | 4,812 views | 4


Soil Sampling Toolkit

last edit by Bronwen 4 months ago | 264 views | 4


Nano Data Logger

last edit by cfastie 7 months ago | 2,731 views | 4


DIY Indoor Air Remediation Kit

last edit by liz 8 months ago | 1,860 views | 8



Balloon & Kite Mapping

last edit by stevie 9 months ago | 8,877 views | 5


Odor

last edit by imvec 10 months ago | 557 views | 3


Noise

last edit by warren 10 months ago | 373 views | 3


Stormwater Monitoring

last edit by warren 10 months ago | 884 views | 2


Public Comment

last edit by warren 11 months ago | 434 views | 5


Guides

last edit by stevie 11 months ago | 1,061 views | 4


Spectrometry

last edit by warren 12 months ago | 29,660 views | 8


Infragram

last edit by warren 12 months ago | 10,731 views | 7


Water conductivity monitoring

last edit by warren about 1 year ago | 664 views | 2


MapKnitter

last edit by warren about 1 year ago | 7,237 views | 1


Particle Sensing

last edit by warren about 1 year ago | 1,906 views | 5


Microscopes

last edit by warren about 1 year ago | 2,078 views | 2


Image Sequencer

last edit by warren about 1 year ago | 1,265 views | 2


WebJack

last edit by warren about 1 year ago | 878 views | 2


Hydrogen Sulfide Copper Pipe Testing

last edit by stevie about 1 year ago | 1,037 views | 3


Data Logging

last edit by warren about 1 year ago | 1,831 views | 6



Optical Monitoring of Particulate Matter

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 1,274 views | 3


Kite-Balloon Hybrid

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 2,375 views | 6


Host an event

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 503 views | 2


Air Sampling

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 1,239 views | 2


Water Sensors

last edit by Nova over 1 year ago | 2,573 views | 5


Hydrogen Sulfide Photopaper

last edit by gretchengehrke over 1 year ago | 370 views | 1


Electronic Hydrogen Sulfide Sensors

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 1,960 views | 3


DustDuino

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 4,477 views | 4


Timelapse Kit

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 580 views | 2


Sensor enclosures

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 677 views | 1



Reagents

last edit by warren over 1 year ago | 317 views | 0


Thermal photography

last edit by warren almost 2 years ago | 3,649 views | 4


Photo Sharing

last edit by xose almost 2 years ago | 526 views | 1


Water Sampling

last edit by warren almost 2 years ago | 862 views | 2


Soil Sampling

last edit by warren almost 2 years ago | 534 views | 3


Photo Monitoring

last edit by stevie almost 2 years ago | 751 views | 2


BioBroth Bubbler

last edit by warren about 2 years ago | 482 views | 1


Creating a Media Campaign

last edit by xose about 2 years ago | 326 views | 3



pDR-1500

last edit by mathew about 2 years ago | 550 views | 2


Potentiostat

last edit by dwheeler about 2 years ago | 6,142 views | 7


Site Survey

last edit by stevie over 2 years ago | 402 views | 3


KAPtery Aerial Rigs

last edit by cfastie over 2 years ago | 795 views | 2


Aerial Photography

last edit by liz over 2 years ago | 1,090 views | 3


Mãe d'Água

last edit by vjpixel over 2 years ago | 1,184 views | 6


Multispectral imaging

last edit by warren over 2 years ago | 4,017 views | 3


Conducting a Literature Review

last edit by gretchengehrke almost 3 years ago | 349 views | 1



Guide to doing a technology review

last edit by mathew about 3 years ago | 70 views | 1


Refinery Watching

last edit by warren over 3 years ago | 418 views | 6


Pole Mapping

last edit by natalie about 4 years ago | 903 views | 0


Gardening Toolkit

last edit by warren over 4 years ago | 623 views | 5


Water Quality Sensor

last edit by Dana almost 6 years ago | 7,166 views | 2


Air Column Monitor

last edit by liz over 6 years ago | 2,597 views | 1


Portable Energy Scavenging Kit

last edit by donblair over 6 years ago | 401 views | 0


Home Testing for Endocrine Disruptors

last edit by liz over 6 years ago | 2,301 views | 4


Balloon Telemetry Kit

last edit by mathew almost 7 years ago | 770 views | 2


Stereo Camera

last edit by mathew almost 7 years ago | 1,225 views | 0