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Leviathan impacts: the once—and future?— presence of the Atlantic gray whale

This study combines DNA analysis of present-day Pacific gray whales and fossils—including newly reported specimens from the North Sea—with predictive habitat models to suggest the usefulness of keeping watch for future climate-driven dispersals of this Arctic sentinel species.


GBIF Spain launches new national data portal

GBIF Spain has launched a new national biodiversity data portal that provides free access to more than 10 million biodiversity records from 69 Spanish institutions and projects as well as nearly another million records of biodiversity in Spain published by institutions abroad.


Atlas of Living Australia Science Symposium

The symposium will be held at the newly refurbished Australian Academy of Science’s Shine Dome in Canberra. Involving talks, demonstrations and tutorials the symposium will highlight the range of research enabled by the Atlas.

More details are on the conference website.

November 26th, 2014


IUCN World Parks Congress 2014

The IUCN World Parks Congress is the landmark global forum on protected areas held every ten years. It will be convened with the theme “Parks, people, planet: inspiring solutions” designed to reflect and help deliver IUCN’s three Programme Areas.

November 26th, 2014


2002 4th GBIF Governing Board (GB4) Meeting

The 4th GBIF Governing Board meeting (GB4) took place at the Australian Academy of Sciences in Canberra, Australia on 20-22 March 2002.

Eighteen countries and 9 international organisations participated in the meeting.

November 26th, 2014