QRiS - Riverscapes Studio - for QGIS


  • QRiS - Instruction and Documentation

Learning resources to help you get started with QGIS and the Riverscapes Studio (QRiS) plugin

** QGIS - A GENTLE INTRODUCTION Just enough GIS for you to be dangerous to yourself and others

1. Get oriented in QGIS

Get acquanted with the interface and basic operations in QGIS

2. QGIS Plugins

Introduction to QGIS plugins and plugin management

3. File Types for GIS

A brief introduction to basic file and data types with a riverscapes emphasis

4. Adding and Editing Basic Spatial Data

Basic operations for adding and editing spatial and non-spatial data within a QGIS session


How to use the QRiS plugin to document LTPBR designs within QGIS

1. LTPBR Designs in QRiS

Overview of LTPBR design components within QRiS

2. Defining a Project Extent

Defining a project extent and importing supporting spatial data

3. Laying out an LTPBR Design

Adding and Editing Structures, Complexes, and Zones of Influence

4. LTPBR Design Customization

Add you own custome structure types and structure functions

5. Summary Data and Data Export

Built in LTPBR design summary data and how to get it out


Getting mobile with your QRiS projects and geo-spatial data

1. The QField Project Life-Cycle

General overview and concepts for deploying and syncing QField projects

2. Package a Project for QField

Preparing your geospatial data for mobile deployment in QField

3. Base Maps in QField

Best practices for caching basemaps for offline use in QField

4. Opening QField Projects

File management and opening QField projects on a mobile device

4. QField Functionality

Opening a project and basic QField functionality

5. Completing QField Projects

Getting your field data back to the source

6. Syncing Field and Local Data

Syncing your field data to the original source data

7. QField Cloud

Overview of QField Cloud for Deploying and Managing Mobile GIS Data