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Quick Start Guide: Reports

Learn the basics to get started with Transect Reports.

A Transect Report provides environmental due diligence information for a particular geographic area. To create a report, you will draw a project or upload your own KML, answer a few questions about your project, then order your report. In a few minutes, your Transect Report will be ready to view.

In this Quick Start Guide, you can find out how to:

Create a Transect Report

  1. Click "Order Report" on the Dashboard.
  2. Chose from existing projects or create a new Area of Interest (AOI).
  3. You can create a new AOI by uploading a KML, Quick Parcel Select, Draw Polygon, or Draw Line.
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  4. Once you have selected your AOI/Study Boundry, click continue
  5. Fill out the project details.
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  6. Click "Save and Order Report."
  7. You will receive an email with a link to view the report when it is ready to view.

Looking for more? See our full tutorial + video on How to Create a Transect Report.

View an existing Transect Report

From the dashboard, click on "View Report" next to the report name
Scroll or use the quick filter to find the name of the report you want to view.
Use the View Report button beside the project you would like to review.

Download a PDF of a Transect Report

A presentation-ready Transect Report is available for download following the completion of the expert review (if an expert review was requested during setup). 

From any Transect Report, click on the Sharing & Export tab on the left sidebar menu, then click PDF.
Drag and drop sections into our PDF builder to populate the report sections and maps you want to include in your PDF. 
Click Generate PDF.
You will receive an email with a link to view the PDF when it is ready.

Looking for more? View our full tutorial on how to create and download a report PDF.