Video: DQ11 Introduction to some tools to assess and enhance the quality of the spatial component of biodiversity data

Meherzad Romer, Senior Data Manager at NatureServe Canada presents several tools that can be used to assess and increase the quality of the spatial component of biodiversity data.
This video was recorded during the training sessions associated to the 18th meeting of the GBIF Governing Board in Buenos Aires (Argentina) in October 2011.


Romer, M. (2011), Some tools and resources to assess and enhance fitness for use: spatial data. Video (5'02"). Released on April 2012. Copenhagen: Global Biodiversity Information Facility. Available online at


Romer, M.


Duwe, E., Melega, M. & González-Talaván, A. Original presentation by Noe, N. & Romer, M.


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