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Video: DQ02 Some important definitions related to biodiversity data quality

Video: DQ02 Some important definitions related to biodiversity data quality
Description 

Laura Russell, member of the VertNet team (vertnet.org), presents some key concepts when discussing data quality: accuracy, precision, bias, error and uncertainty.
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.

Author(s) 
Russell, L.
Publisher 
GBIF Secretariat, Monday, Apr 16, 2012
Bibliographic citation 
Russell, L. (2011), Important definitions regarding biodiversity data quality. Video (2'10"). Released on April 2012. Copenhagen: Global Biodiversity Information Facility. Available online at http://www.gbif.org/orc/?doc_id=4440.
Target audience 
Biodiversity data collectors, digitizers, managers and users.
Contributors 
Duwe, E., Melega, M. & González-Talaván, A. Original presentation by Noe, N. & Romer, M.
Rights 
This resource is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0.
Rights holder 
GBIF Secretariat
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