In 2009, the Surui did a second training with the Google Earth Outreach team. They focused on using the Android phone, and its applications for documenting and publicizing, in real time and with GPS coordinates, events such as illegal logging that threaten the forest.



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    1. [...] that streamlines the process of data collection in the field with Android phones. Using ODK, the tribe takes pictures of what’s happening on the ground for proof of the illegal logging that is taking place on their [...]

    2. [...] that streamlines the process of data collection in the field with Android phones. Using ODK, the tribe takes pictures of what’s happening on the ground for proof of the illegal logging that is taking place on their [...]

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