Wildlife Sightings

Occurrence dataset published by Wildlife Sightings

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Summary

Full Title

Wildlife Sightings

Description

Wildlife sightings data from http://www.WildlifeSightings.net . Nature enthusiasts, educators and non-profit organizations contribute wildlife sightings to a public citizen science database. Educators and non-profit groups use free online tools to manage their own local wildlife surveys and citizen science projects.

Temporal coverages

Formation period: 2009-present

Language of Data

 

Administrative contact
Paul Lindgreen
Owner
Wildlife Sightings Canada
Metadata author
Paul Lindgreen
Owner
Wildlife Sightings Canada
Originator
Paul Lindgreen
Owner
Wildlife Sightings Canada

Published by

Wildlife Sightings

Publication Date

Nov 24, 2014

Registration Date

Nov 22, 2011

Hosted by

Université de Montréal Biodiversity Centre

Served by

Canadensys repository

Networks

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Alternative Identifiers

External Data

Metadata Documents

Taxonomic Coverage

All life. Current sightings are largely birds, insects and plants.

KINGDOM
Animalia (Animals), Plantae (Plants)

3,650 Georeferenced data

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Description

Global coverage. Currently 10 countries with sightings, the majority of observations are from Canada.

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Geographic Coverage

Global coverage. Currently 10 countries with sightings, the majority of observations are from Canada.

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Associated parties

Publisher
Wildlife Sightings Canada

Methodology

Study extent

All locations, all the time

Sampling description

Direct observation, sometimes accompanied by a photograph.

Method Steps

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