GBits Newsletter no. 26

January 2012


CONTENTS: First GBIF Data Paper published; Second version of Ireland’s Biodiversity Maps released; Project takes shape to digitize camera trap data; New biodiversity data publishing framework proposed; German research team targets ‘at risk’ data on biodiversity; New publishers; New BioCASe version speeds large dataset harvesting; New GBIF Executive Secretary; Call for applications for regional training support; GBIF Spain’s training programmes in 2012; Call for 2012 GBIF Mentoring Programme; Call for nominations for the 2012 Ebbe Nielsen Prize; Call for proposals for the 2012 Young Researchers Award; 13th annual meeting of the Society of
Biological Systematics, Germany; Workshop on genomic data standards.


GBIF (2012). GBits Newsletter no. 26. 5 pp. Copenhagen: Global Biodiversity Information Facility.


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