Procedure to add variable rate default acres/maps in SWAT RECORDS
Once you've finished the ground truthing process, you will need to add your selected map and zone acres to as the default in SWAT RECORDS.
the folder Zone Maps, find the SWAT Map that was chosen and make it the
- Right-click on the
layer selected and hit Save As > BMP with world
- In front of the name in
the “save as” window, put an “S” and a space in front and then save it into the
main field folder (not within any subfolders). Then when making your
prescription files it is clear which map is the SWAT MAP.
- Move the new BMP
file you just made so it is not in a folder.
Default acres/map in SWAT Records
- Enter the field you need you are setting up
- In the left-hand
menu, select on Field Variable Rate Defaults
- Go into ADMS and
open the “S” BMP file that was made in the “ADMS Preparation” step above.
- Click on the
Thematic Color icon (rainbow icon furthest to the left).
- Double click on the
bar graph located in the lower left hand of the thematic color window
- Go back to SWAT Records
in your field variable rate defaults window
- Click on Select
File, browse to the folder where the “S” file that you made in the “ADMS
Preparation” step above.
- Once your map is displayed,
click on Paste from ADMS
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