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Video Timestamps

  • 00:00 Introduction
  • 00:04 Who needs to enroll?
  • 00:17 How to enroll
  • 01:04 GeoTracker Overview
  • 01:24 Log in to GeoTracker for the first time
  • 02:12 Log in to GeoTracker as a returning user
  • 02:55 Reset GeoTracker Password
  • 03:43 Additional Resources
  • 04:37 Contact Information

Total Nitrogen Applied Recordkeeping (for TNA and INMP Reports)

YouTube: TNA Recordkeeping
Transcript: TNA Recordkeeping

Video Timestamps

  • 0:00 Introduction
  • 0:29 Who is required to keep TNA records?
  • 0:42 When do growers need to begin keeping records?
  • 1:08 What is the TNA report?
  • 1:25 What is the INMP summary report?
  • 2:05 Who needs to keep records?
  • 3:14 Which groundwater phase areas are my ranches in?
  • 3:49 What records do I need to maintain?
  • 4:21 Irrigation water records
  • 7:55 Fertilizer records
  • 10:29 Compost records
  • 11:42 Soil records
  • 12:19 Crop records
  • 13:05 How to submit a report
  • 13:45 Why is reporting required?
  • 14:36 Additional resources
  • 15:10 Contact information

Total Nitrogen Removed and Irrigation Management Recordkeeping (for INMP Summary Reports)

YouTube: INMP Recordkeeping
Transcript: INMP Recordkeeping

Video Timestamps

  • 0:00 Introduction
  • 1:12 When to begin INMP recordkeeping and submitting reports
  • 1:33 How to find groundwater phase areas
  • 2:12 Who is required to maintain records and submit INMP summary reports?
  • 3:31 Which records are required?
  • 3:39 Nitrogen removed through harvest of crop material
  • 4:40 Crop nitrogen removal conversion coefficient
  • 5:27 Average irrigation crop evapotranspiration
  • 6:24 Which records are optional?
  • 7:03 Sequestration (R Seq)
  • 7:42 Scavenging (R Scavenge)
  • 8:36 Scavenging (R Scavenge) – Option 1: Cover Crops
  • 9:33 Scavenging (R Scavenge) – Option 2: Cover Crops, Calculated Credit
  • 10:30 Scavenging (R Scavenge) – Option 3: High Carbon Amendments
  • 11:32 Scavenging (R Scavenge) – Option 3: High Carbon Woody Mulch Materials
  • 12:54 Treatment Systems or Other Methods (R Treat or R Other)
  • 14:13 Summary
  • 16:54 How to submit an INMP Summary report
  • 17:32 Additional information
  • 18:03 Contact information

Total Nitrogen Applied (TNA) Reporting Tutorial

YouTube: TNA Reporting
Transcript: TNA Reporting

Video Timestamps

  • 0:00 Introduction
  • 0:18 Who is required to submit a TNA report and when?
  • 1:24 TNA Report Instructions
  • 2:02 Recordkeeping Resources
  • 2:36 Submit a TNA Report as a member of the third-party program, Preservation, Inc.
  • 2:54 Submit a TNA Report if you are not a third-party program member
  • 3:20 How to Access the TNA Report on GeoTracker
  • 3:49 TNA Report Overview
  • 4:24 Section I: General Ranch Information
  • 6:47 Section II: Nitrogen Applied with Irrigation Water
  • 6:52 Section II.A: Water Source(s)
  • 7:29 Section II-B: Well / City Water / Surface Water
  • 8:59 Section II-C: Recycled / Reclaimed Water
  • 9:35 Section II-D: Nitrogen Applied
  • 9:48 Section II-E: Volume Check
  • 10:01 Section III: Nitrogen Applied with Compost and Other Materials
  • 11:03 Section IV: Nitrogen Applied with Conventional and / or Organic Fertilizers
  • 14:45 Section V: Basis for Amount of Total Nitrogen Applied
  • 15:09 Section VI: Explanations and Comments
  • 15:36 Section VII: Certification
  • 16:23 How to View a Previously Submitted Report
  • 16:49 Thank you and Contact Information

Irrigation and Nutrient Management Plan (INMP) Summary Report Tutorial

YouTube: INMP
Transcript: INMP

Video Timestamps

  • 00:00 Introduction
  • 00:18 You Will Learn
  • 00:27 INMP Summary Report Instructions
  • 00:48 Recordkeeping Resources
  • 01:01 Submit an INMP Summary Report as a member of the third-party program
  • 01:25 Submit an INMP Summary Report if you are not a third-party program member
  • 02:02 How to Access the TNA Report on GeoTracker
  • 02:11 INMP Summary Report Overview
  • 02:36 Reporting Year
  • 03:06 General Ranch Information
  • 05:26 Water Source(s)
  • 06:26 Well / City Water / Surface Water
  • 08:06 Recycled / Reclaimed Water
  • 09:16 Nitrogen Applied with Irrigation Water
  • 09:35 Volume Check
  • 09:48 Nitrogen Applied with Compost and Other Materials
  • 11:35 Nitrogen Applied with Conventional and / or Organic Fertilizers
  • 12:08 Nitrogen Applied with Conventional Fertilizers
  • 17:05 Nitrogen Applied with Organic Fertilizers
  • 18:45 Exemptions (optional)
  • 18:55 Irrigation Management (Surface Water)
  • 19:47 Crop Evapotranspiration (ETc)
  • 21:46 Total Nitrogen Removed from the Field
  • 24:15 RTREAT, ROTHER, and RSCAVENGE (Optional)
  • 24:51 Basis for Amount of Total Nitrogen Applied
  • 25:10 Explanations and Comments
  • 25:19 Certification
  • 25:35 Submittal
  • 26:08 Thank you and Contact Information

Accessing Data With GAMA GIS

YouTube: GAMA
Transcript: GAMA

Video Timestamps

  • 0:00 Introduction
  • 0:23 Accessing GAMA GIS from a web browser
  • 1:16 Defining your query
  • 3:02 Downloading data
  • 4:20 Contact information

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