If you are preparing for an upcoming census you may need to print maps and field forms. To create the maps you can use the function
maply_tag(). (You can read the help file of
maply_tag() here, and you can preview the effect of changing the default behavior of this function using this online app.) To create the field forms you can use the CTFSWEB app available at localhost/ctfsweb/index.php/fieldform/ (only if authorized by the database team). The app looks like this:
For the option “Header columns on all sheets” it is wisest to select “No”. The value “No” forces a header to appear at the top of every page instead of on its own page. This way you will save one page per quadrat, and thus you will avoid wasting money and paper.
This is an example of what you should avoid – which results from setting the option “Header columns on all sheets” to “Yes” (please don’t do this):
Thanks David Kenfack for sharing your ideas and for providing feedback.