Event9th European GBIF Nodes Meeting
The 9th European GBIF Nodes Meeting, organized by GBIF Sweden, will take place 8-11 May at the Swedish Museum of Natural History in Stockholm.
Scheduled on 8 May 2017
Data useInsect Infestations of Swedish Forests
The forest industry in Sweden sustains large financial losses every year due to insect infestations. Since climate change may increase the range of certain pest species, this study aimed to predict potential outbreak candidates.
5 months ago
Data useClimate change impacts on hollow-oak insect habitat
Researchers surveyed 300 hollow oaks at 100 sites, grouped observed species as generalists or specialists, and used GBIF-mediated occurrences to cluster the species identified by geographical distribution.
5 months ago
Event2014 TDWG Conference
Biodiversity Information Standards (TDWG) will hold its 2014 annual conference in Jönköping, Sweden, 27-31 October 2014. The theme of the meeting is Applications and Data Standards for Sustaining Biodiversity.
2 years ago
NewsLarge-scale digitization projects in the Netherlands and Sweden
A Dutch digitization project reaches its halfway mark, while Sweden plans the digitization of its natural history collections.
3 years ago
NewsThink bigger, GBIF award winner urges biologists
Miguel Bastos Aráujo, Portuguese winner of the prestigious GBIF Ebbe Nielsen Prize for 2013, plans to build an 'Ecotron' experimental facility to test model predictions of the impacts of climate change on species distributions.
3 years ago
Data useWill Arctic mammals benefit from climate change?
A study using GBIF-mediated data on mammals in the far North of Europe challenges the expectation that species in high latitudes will suffer especially negative impacts from climate change.
4 years ago
Event2005 11th GBIF Governing Board (GB11) Meeting
The 11th GBIF Governing Board meeting (GB11) and associated events took place at the Clarion Hotel in Stockholm, Sweden on 11-13 October 2005.
Thirty-seven countries and 12 international organisations participated in the meeting.
11 years ago
EventII Workshop "Becoming a GBIF Data Provider": DiGIR and ABCD
Workshop on biodiversity data provision tools for the GBIF Network. It included training in two types of software: DiGIR Provider and ABCD Provider. It also included the installation of a custom DiGIR data portal.
13 years ago
Country Report1/1/16 - 31/12/16