News and events tagged with Canada

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    SBSTTA 20

    20th meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice.

    1 week ago


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    eBird 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.

    5 months ago


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    CBD SBSTTA 19

    The Nineteenth meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice of the Convention on Biological Diversity will take place from 2-5 November 2015 in Montreal, Canada.

    6 months ago


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    Polar Data Forum II

    The Second Polar Data Forum (PDF II) will be held October 27 - 29, 2015 in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada to build on successes of the first Polar Data Forum (PDF I) in Tokyo, Japan, October 2013.

    6 months ago


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    6th International Barcode of Life Conference

    This biannual conference series showcases the latest scientific achievements and socio-economic implications of work conducted by the DNA barcode research community.

    8 months ago


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    Data Sharing, Data Standards, and Demystifying the IPT

    This workshop focus on building skills of staff whose job it is to maintain and update datasets in existing IPT instances. From the research community, we invite taxonomists who wish to learn how to share and publish their occurrence data in the arwin Core Archive (DwC-A) format.

    1 year ago


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    Naturalis and Canadensys now GBIF Participants

    GBIF has welcomed two new organizations as Associate Participants: Naturalis Biodiversity Center, based in Leiden, The Netherlands, and Canadensys, based at the University of Montreal, Canada.

    1 year ago


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    GBIF Regional Meeting: North American Nodes

    The fourth GBIF North American Nodes meeting will focus on progress updates of the North American regional strategy and discuss the way forward for implementing the strategy in the next year.

    1 year ago


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    How plants weather the cold

    Research published in Nature journal has used GBIF-mediated data on nearly 30,000 species to investigate how plants evolved strategies to survive in cold climates.

    2 years ago


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    Side event at CBD SBSTTA: Global Biodiversity Informatics Outlook

    GBIF will host a side event on the Global Biodiversity Informatics Outlook (GBIO) from 18:15 - 19:45 on Wednesday, 16 October.

     
    The event will launch a new initiative to focus effort and investment towards better understanding of life on Earth and our impacts upon it.

    2 years ago