TIC Related Apps
Here is a collection of apps that can be used for TIC related activities.
The Water Quality app may be used for education or scientific research purposes. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/water-quality/id569193509?mt=8
Users of all ages can learn about water quality parameters such as Dissolved Oxygen, E. coli, pH, Nutrients, Turbidity and much more. Students can gather data about their field study site in a site profile. The Benthic Macroinvertebrates section acts as a field guide of all of the major taxa used to calculate pollution tolerance indexes. Pictures, sketches and descriptions for identification are included for twenty-two macroinvertebrates.
Scientists and citizen science groups can use the Water Quality app to learn about water quality parameters and to collect chemical and biological data from their study sites. Data are organized in reports and can be printed or submitted to the River on the Web database.
-Field site location on map
-Water quality parameters
For iphone, ipad, touch
New Jersey Hunting, Fishing and Wildlife app - http://pocketranger.com/apps/nj-fw/apps.php
The Official New Jersey Fishing, Hunting & Wildlife Guide is FREE to download!
Gain access to useful information in the palm of your hand. This innovative outdoor guide, powered by Pocket Ranger® technology, brings the outdoors to your fingertips and helps you plan the perfect backcountry adventure. You will be able to locate New Jersey’s many fishing, hunting and wilderness sites and gain immediate access to on-the-spot species profiles, rules and regulations, and important permits and licensing details.
Advanced GPS technology enhances any trek through the woods, allowing you to record trails and use waypoints and photo waypoints to mark traps and keep track of wildlife sightings. With the app’s “Nearest Me” feature, uncover which wildlife resource management areas or public fishing areas are closest to you, so you can embark on your adventure right away. With the NJ Fishing, Hunting & Wildlife Guide in your pocket, you’ll be able to spend more time hunting, fishing and wildlife viewing and less time trying to recall details from memory.
Pocket Ranger® provides plenty of other standard features and advanced GPS technology to maximize any backcountry excursion:
Places to hunt and fish
Rules and regulations
License and permit information
Safety communication tool
Advanced GPS mapping features
Cache map tiles for offline use
Record tracks, distance and time
Mark waypoints and photo waypoints
Recall, post or share saved data
Friend Finder feature that allows users to keep track of friends and family along the way.
Built-in compass to help users navigate.
Trophy Case, a community of anglers and hunters!
Real-time calendar of events.
News and advisories
Potentially life-saving Alert feature that supplies users’ GPS coordinates to designated contacts in case of an emergency.
With essential fishing, hunting and wildlife viewing information at your fingertips, prepare to experience New Jersey’s great outdoors like never before.
The Official Guide for New Jersey State Parks, Forests & Historic Sites - http://pocketranger.com/apps/nj/apps.php
Created in alliance with and approved by New Jersey State Parks and Forests.
Become inspired to explore NJ ‘s natural and historic world with this FREE mobile app—the only official app of New Jersey that allows you to access the most up-to-date park information such as upcoming events, weather conditions and safety alert communications, while taking in the scenery at your favorite area. Choose a park to visit by location, or by activity such as camping or fishing.
The app offers users increased performance and activation speed with multi-tasking capabilities, enhanced user navigation, detailed park maps and interactive GPS mapping guide for use in areas with little to no mobile reception.
Use the photo waypoint feature to snap a photo and mark and record the coordinates of plant life, animal species or landscape views. Post or share these remarkable finds with family and friends with the click of a button.
Interactive GPS Feature for on/off line use
For more adventurous outdoor enthusiasts, try your hand at one of our GeoChallenges, which includes geocache and geoquest activities and games.
The enhanced features of the Pocket Ranger® apps utilize the functionality of an advanced handheld GPS device, making your park visit more memorable and fun through unique GPS capabilities.
With this FREE app, you can keep track of your friends on the trail, mark waypoints, record tracks, cache maps and share your activities with others.
Work with content, maps & features offline.*
Interactive GPS mapping guide
Geocaching activities and games
GPS mapping options include Road, Satellite or Hybrid maps.
Easy-to-cache Interactive GPS Terrain Map tiles for on/offline use.
The GPS Parks Nearest Me feature will help locate parks nearest you.
The Friend Finder feature lets you keep track of companions while on a trail.
A built-in compass can help point to your direction.
Use the Longitude/Latitude positioning to navigate with ease.
Record, Save and Recall tracks or waypoints at your convenience.
Mark & personalize waypoints & landmarks such as campgrounds, trailheads, fishing spots, parking areas & other points of interest.
Share photos, tracks, waypoints or current position with registered recipients through Facebook, Twitter or email.
Export tracks and waypoints in .KML and .GPX formats by email.
Alert Communication feature lets your family & friends know your whereabouts.
Access information with ease on/offline
Search for Activities of interest on-the-go
Locate Sites by Park or State Region
Cache and view detailed maps of park facilities, trails and campgrounds
Access up-to-date park info
Get directions to each site
Stay current on park calendar of events
Access online reservations
Retrieve interactive facility contact info (phone, address and email)
Receive news, alerts, and weather updates
Find information on a park’s accessibility, pet policy, tide charts, ozone and more…
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