I spoke with Dr. Maggi Kelly, who designed and maintains the website. She
suggested that most of the functions of an email or on-line forum such as you
are suggesting, can be accomplished through the current SNAMP website.
However,since the website, as currently designed, does not readily support the
addition of documents or videos, participants could post a link to a particular
document, photo, or movie within the body of their comment.
Unfortunately, the website also does not allow for a threaded discussion, or a
continuous link from a particular discussion topic. Each new post is its own
topic, though they are linked through key words. So a threaded discussion could
be held if users search for a particular key word to view the history of the
If you have any further comments/questions re. this area of your original
comments, please feel free to contact me or use this discussion board. The Fire
& Forest Ecosystem Health team is working on a response to your other
questions/comments and I will let you know when they have been posted.
Thanks for your suggestions,
Kim Ingram, PPT Team
This website is maintained by the UC Science Team, including researchers from UC Berkeley, UC Merced, the University of California Agriculture & Natural Resources, and the University of Minnesota.