Beaver Dam Analogue (BDA) Explorer
Beaver Dam Analogues (BDAs) are one low cost, 'cheap and cheerful' technique used in beaver-assisted restoration to mimic natural beaver dams, promote beaver to work in particular areas, and accelerate recovery of incised channels.
This application enables users to add BDA their projects to a map, and browse other BDA projects.
This is a Rails application. After cloning the repository, you can:
- Install dependencies with
- Set up the database with
- Copy config/application.yml.example to config/application.yml, and enter a valid reCAPTCHA key and secret.
- Run the tests with
- Run the server in development with
Requires PostgreSQL with the PostGIS extension available for enabling. You
may also need
to install geos, via
brew install geos.
Uses the mapbox API, which requires a public token, which is hard-coded in some of the js files.
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