Monarch Model Validator User Manual

This instruction manual is designed to be a step-by-step guide for users of the ArcGIS Collector app as a tool for validating habitat suitability. The Collector app may be used on any Apple or Android smartphone, or on any device running Windows 10. This manual requires that you abide by the agreed upon disclosure available at There are two key parts to validating a site with this application: photographs and a survey. Upon arriving at a validation site, please take eight directional photographs and then open the application, complete a survey, and attach the photographs. More details on how to complete these steps are included in the full manual below.