Dig the hole, open the Forestcoin app and take a photo of the tree next to the hole
Plant the tree and take a photo from the same angle
The app records the GPS location, direction that the camera is facing, and the timestamp of the photos, and this data is used to confirm that the tree planting is legitimate
Take a selfie so you can use it for social media sharing
The verification of tree plantings
The tree planting is then submitted into the crowdsource approval process whereby other registered users can examine the tree planting to assess it’s legitimacy, and can either vote to approve the tree planting, or flag it as a false planting. Forestcoin has a confidential set of conditions built into the approval process to ensure that approving users cannot repeatedly view their friends plantings conspire to falsely approve them.