iNaturalist research-grade observatio…

Occurrence dataset published by iNaturalist.org

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Summary

Full Title

iNaturalist research-grade observations

Description

Research-grade observations from iNaturalist.org.

Purpose

iNaturalist.org is a website where anyone can record their observations from nature. Members record observations for numerous reasons, including participation in citizen science projects, class projects, and personal fulfillment.

Temporal coverages

Date range: May 31, 0214 - Feb 20, 2015

Language of Metadata

ENGLISH

Language of Data

ENGLISH

doi:10.15468/ab3s5x

Published by

iNaturalist.org

Publication Date

Feb 19, 2015

Registration Date

Feb 9, 2012

Served by

HTTP Installation

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External Data

Metadata Documents

535,149 Georeferenced data

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Methodology

Quality control

iNaturalist observations achieve research grade when 1) the iNaturalist community agrees with the observer's ID, where an "agreeing" identification is one that matches exactly or is of a child taxon of the observer's ID, 2) the observation has a date, 3) the observation is georeferenced, 4) the observation has a photo.

Method Steps

  1. Observation recorded and verified by the community