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Aderyn :: Help

Below are a number of help videos developed to assist with various parts of the Aderyn system. If there is a particular secion you would like help with that is not covered by the videos below, please contact us.


Aderyn - What's in my Area

Use Aderyn to discover what has been recorded in your 1km square.

Aderyn - Species Distribution Maps

How to use the species distribution maps on Aderyn, the LERC Wales Biodiversity Information and Reporting Database.

Aderyn Planning Viewer

This video walks you through the Aderyn Planning Viewer system. It covers registering to access the system, understanding the emails you will receive, and accessing the processed planning reports both via eMapper and Aderyn.

Aderyn Partner Search 1 - Map Drawing Tools

This video looks at the Aderyn Partner Search and focuses on running a simple search using a custom search area defined by the user. It deals with how to add, edit and delete shapes drawn on the map, as well as defining a buffer.

Aderyn Partner Search 2 - Advanced Search Area

This screencast looks at the advanced tools available to define the search area including the grid reference tool, predefined polygons and the shapefile tool.

Aderyn Partner Search 3 - Optional Criteria

This screencast looks at the optional search criteria and filters available on a partner search such as the resolution filter, taxon group filter and species filter.

Aderyn Partner Search 4 - Results Page

This screencast looks at the results page for a partner search. It looks at viewing individual species records as well as mapping the results, viewing designated sites and habitat information for the search area. It also covers editing and exporting the search results and finally integration with Cofnod eMapper.

Aderyn Trust Access

This screencast looks at the Aderyn trust access. This access, allows users to search pre-configured polygons such as Wildlife Trust Reserves or designated sites. It looks at viewing individual species records as well as mapping the results. It also covers editing and exporting the search results and finally integration with Cofnod eMapper.

Aderyn Recorder Access

This screencast looks at the Aderyn recorder access. This access allows county recorders to access all species records within a given vice county and for a given taxon group. It also looks at the analysis page which gives a detailed breakdown of the records held for a ton group - both for Wales and a vice county.

Aderyn DERF Process 1

This screencast shows the data enquiry process for the Welsh LERCs using Aderyn. This process starts with completing a DERF form obtained from one of the LERCs. In a future screencast we'll look at the DERF results page.

Aderyn DERF Process 2

This screencast shows the data enquiry process for the Welsh LERCs using Aderyn. This video (part 2) shows the results page and the various options for viewing and exporting the data.

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