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Improving species distribution models using satellite data

Species distributions models (SDMs) rely on accurate climatic data to predict the potential ranges of species, however, climatic datasets are often based on interpolations between weather stations. In regions where stations are scarce, such as the tropics, modelling can therefore be problematic.


2009 16th GBIF Governing Board (GB16) Meeting

The 16th GBIF Governing Board meeting (GB16) took place at the Geocenter in Copenhagen, Denmark on 6 and 8 October 2009.

Thirty-six countries, 18 international organisations as well as observers, making the total no. of attendees 138, participated in the meeting.

November 26th, 2014