NewseBird update adds 58 million new observations
The 2014 update to the eBird Observational Dataset rises to nearly 212 million records, increasing the total number available through GBIF.org to more than 637 million.
1 week ago
NewsGBIF awards six capacity enhancement grants for 2015
Projects in Africa, Latin America and Europe will engage 19 Participants.
6 months ago
NewsGBIF 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.
12 months ago
EventWorkshop on Collection Digitization Methods in Argentina (’Taller sobre métodos de digitalización de colecciones’)
The National Patagonia Centre (Centro Nacional Patagónico - CENPAT) hosts a workshop on ‘methods and quality in collection digitization using data acquiring software’.
This event aims to update the standards used in the Biological Data National System in Argentina (SNDB).
3 years ago
Event2011 18th GBIF Governing Board (GB18) Meeting
The 18th meeting of the GBIF Governing Board (GB18) took place in Buenos Aires, Argentina on 4-6 October 2011 with GBIF Committee meetings taking place in the days before that.
4 years ago
Event2011 11th GBIF Global Nodes Meeting
11th GBIF GLOBAL NODES MEETING
- Updates on GBIF, participation & regions
- Updates on mentoring, & discussion on regionalization, progress and participation
- Interactive session between GBIF Secretariat & Nodes
- Break-out session on regions
4 years ago
EventTraining course on biodiversity data publishing and fitness-for-use in the GBIF Network, 2011 edition
The objective of this course was to provide GBIF Node managers with up-to-date information about three main topics (i) the new biodiversity data publishing options based in Darwin Core Archives, spreadsheets, the GBIF Integrated Publishing Toolkit and others; (ii) how to build data discovery and
4 years ago
EventMetadata documentation, application of Cassia Cataloguer and Data Geo-referencing
Objectives of the training course: To increase overall capacity of Argentine and Latin American research and conservation institutions to document, administer and exchange metadata and geo-reference specimen and species-related data, as well as to generate the objective conditions needed for est
7 years ago
EventII GBIF Georeferencing Biodiversity Databases International Workshop
This was the second edition of the global workshop on georeferencing biodiversity databases, co-organised and co-funded by GBIF, CYTED and CONICET.
8 years ago
EventWorkshops on DiGIR and on Management and Curation of Collections: a multidisciplinary approach [Taller DiGIR y taller de manejo y conservación de colecciones: un enfoque multidisciplinario]
This workshops were organised together with the 'I CYTED Meeting for the Curation and Digitisation of Biological Collections'. Biological collection curators from several Latin-American countries gathered and participated in these workshops.
10 years ago