SCB's joint International Congress for Conservation Biology and European Congress for Conservation Biology (ICCB-ECCB) is a forum for addressing conservation challenges and for presenting new research and developments in conservation science and practice.
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.
Open to young graduate and post-graduate scientists from both within and outside the network partners, the ALTER-Net Summer School provides an innovative atmosphere for thinking about and resolving the sustainability challenges that society is currently facing.
[ENGLISH] This two-day training workshop will explain and demonstrate various ways to prepare, publish and access biodiversity data, via GBIF network and BioVeL tools (in particular BioVeL tools for data cleaning and refinement and those for ecological niche modelling).
The aim of the meeting is to engage key specialists in the development of a biological traits vocabulary that can be applied across the range of species in the WoRMS (Aphia) database. GBIF will provide experience/expertise on standards and best practices for vocabulary management.
An event organized by GBIF France to present the features of the new GBIF portal, including improved maps and visualization, increased speed of data indexing, removal of download limits and greater visibility for national GBIF Participants.