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Live stream of GBIF Science Symposium 2014

Watch live as the GBIF Science Symposium's speakers offer a broad overview of recent developments in biodiversity informatics and highlight innovative research uses of GBIF-mobilized data.

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Indian minister opens GBIF Governing Board meeting

Indian Minister for Environment, Forests and Climate Change, Prakash Javadekar, has stated India’s commitment to developing a robust digital infrastructure for biodiversity data at the opening of GB21in New Delhi.

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eBird update pushes records in GBIF over 500 million

The annual update of the eBird Observational Dataset (EOD) has pushed the number of occurrence records published through GBIF past half a billion.

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Irish GBIF award winner uses statistics to measure sampling effort

A master’s student from Ireland helping to detect biases and identify gaps in biodiversity data has been selected as a winner of the GBIF Young Researchers Award.

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Indian GBIF award winner explores data from social networking

A PhD student from India looking at the potential for social networking sites to provide valuable biodiversity data has been selected as a winner of the GBIF Young Researchers Award.

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Live stream of GBIF Science Symposium 2014

Watch live as the GBIF Science Symposium's speakers offer a broad overview of recent developments in biodiversity informatics and highlight innovative research uses of GBIF-mobilized data.

September 16th, 2014

Indian minister opens GBIF Governing Board meeting

Indian Minister for Environment, Forests and Climate Change, Prakash Javadekar, has stated India’s commitment to developing a robust digital infrastructure for biodiversity data at the opening of GB21in New Delhi.

September 16th, 2014