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Recreational Impact Monitoring System (RIMS) Mobile App

 

Data Collection & Analysis Tools for Better Land Management Planning & Stewardship

 

Volunteers can help land managers collect important data on trails, campsites and visitor use through CMC's new RIMS Mobile Application. You can report trail maintenance needs, inventory campsites, track visitor use, and more. That data goes directly to land managers to they can prioritize hot spots and deploy crews to work on trail issues. 

 
 

Online Training

RIMS Online Training Video

Take the Quiz

Take the Quiz

Download the App

Download the App

Download for Apple

Download for Android

About RIMS

About RIMS App

Info for Land ManagersInfo for Land Managers

App Updates and FactsApp Updates & News

 

About the App

 

The CMC RIMS program was launched in 2019 to help land manager collect and utilized crowdsourced data to better understand and address critical issues related to recreation and natural resources.  The RIMS Mobile App is the data collection tool which includes GPS point data, detailed surveys, photos, editing and sharing features, and offline functionality.  Users can complete an online training in just 20 minutes to get access to the full monitoring capabilities in the app:

  • Report trail maintenance needs like downed trees, erosion issues & structure damage
  • Inventory campsites to document fire rings, tree damage and trash
  • Track visitor use to understand user types and seasonal trends

To get started:  1) Watch the Online Training Video  2)  Take the Quiz  3) Download the App by searching "CMC RIMS" in the Google Play or Apple App Store

 

Info for Land Managers

 

Data is available for land managers to help streamline maintenance and plan for future impacts through our custom CMC RIMS dashboards.  Download the RIMS Fact Sheet Here or Contact us for more information.

 

RIMS Awards & Press Coverage

 

CMC RIMS was selected for the Public Land's Alliance Innovative Product of the Year Award! Check out our acceptance video:

 

 

May 12, 2020 Press Release: Make and Impact on Colorado Public Lands Day with RIMS

 

Special Thanks to our Partners & Funders for RIMS

 

CANA Foundation TItus Adventure Company Colorado Parks & Wildlife ReconInsight
CANA Advisors Titus Adventure Company Colorado Parks & Wildlife Logo ReconInsight Logo

 

 

 


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