In August 2015, Associate Principal Biologist Jackie Worden became CRAM certified for riverine and estuarine wetlands.

Jackie Worden CRAM Certification

The California Rapid Assessment Method is a technique for consistently recording data for riparian systems and certain types of wetlands. The stylized protocols can be replicated and completed quickly. CRAM certification entails 40-hours of classroom and field training, and completion of both written and field tests.