News and events tagged with France

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    ICCB-ECCB 2015 Conference

    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.

    Scheduled on 2 August 2015


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    7th European Nodes Meeting

    The 7th meeting of GBIF European nodes is organized by GBIF France and hosted at the Natural History Museum in Paris.
     

    Scheduled on 5 May 2015


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    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.

    4 months ago


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    2014 ALTER-Net summer school: ‘An Interdisciplinary Perspective on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services’

    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.

    7 months ago


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    Course on Biodiversity data quality, use, and publication by GBIF France and BioVeL

    [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).

    1 year ago


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    EMODnet Biology Species Traits Vocabulary Workshop

    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.

    1 year ago


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    CESAB Workshop “Managing Biodiversity Data for Scientific Synthesis”

    Synthesis and analysis of scientific data has proven an invaluable tool for the emergence of new theory, paradigms, knowledge and research needs within the broad scientific field of biodiversity.

    1 year ago


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    GBIF-France Day / Journée du GBIF France

    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.

    1 year ago


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    Amateur divers share species data through GBIF

    Species observations from thousands of scuba divers all over the world are now freely accessible via the GBIF portal.

    1 year ago


  • Featured data use

    How important are rare species for ecosystems?

    Research using records available through GBIF, in combination with other data, studies the role of rare and common species in the functioning of ecosystems.

    1 year ago