News items tagged with South Africa

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    Boost for biodiversity informatics capacity in Southern Africa

    The South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI), which hosts the GBIF national node, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the University of the Western Cape (UWC) to underpin development of a post-graduate research hub for biodiversity information management.

    3 months ago

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    Building national watch lists for invasive alien species

    A research team from the South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI) developed a simple methodology for drawing up national 'watch lists' that identify alien species most likely to pose substantial threat of invasion.

    3 months ago