I am trying to organise a national test of the biodiversity in organic lawns and the soil, and compare this to chemically treated lawns. The aim is to take up a m2 section of lawn and count all the invertibrates and worms in the grass and the soil below.
I have posted this topic on the
landscapejuicenetwork forum and was told to try and get advice here.
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I am trying to devise a test that is easily done by all those that are willing to participate. Basically I need to know the best way of counting/finding all the insects, and the best time of year to do this.