Finding useful resources

Google Maps

Google Maps allows you to view basic or custom maps and local business information. It offers street maps and a route planner. You can zoom and pan map data and integrated satellite images. Depending ...

February 8th, 2005

Georeferencing for dummies

A simple table that summarizes the MaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS georeferencing guidelines. For a given locality type, it suggests what is the most common georeferencing procedure and how to determine the exten...

February 2nd, 2005

Georreferenciación para dummies

Una tabla que resume la guía sobre georreferenciación de MaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS. Dado un tipo de localidad, sugiere cuál es el método de georreferenciación más común, y cómo calcular la extensió...

February 2nd, 2005

DeltaAccess tool

Delta Access is the original, discontinued project (now migrated to DiversityDescriptions) for a SQL interface to DELTA, the Description Language for Taxonomy, implemented in MS Access. You can use th...

January 1st, 2005

BioGeomancer workbench

The BioGeomancer online workbench provides georeferencing services for biodiversity data managers. Based on textual descriptions, the tool provides geographical coordinates and an estimation of the un...

January 1st, 2005

openModeller

openModeller is a fundamental niche modelling library, providing a uniform method for modelling distribution patterns using a variety of modelling algorithms....

January 1st, 2005

Observations on Observational Biodiversity Data

A guide by the ENBI project (the European contribution to GBIF) about observational data. It analyses the special characteristics of this type of data, how it adapts to the data exchange standards ava...

January 1st, 2005

DIVA-GIS

DIVA-GIS is a free and open source geographic information system (GIS) to make maps of species distribution data and analyze these data. It can be used to increase biodiversity data quality through sp...

January 1st, 2005

Presentation: Online resources for georeferencing

This presentation is a compilation of online resources that can be used when georeferencing biodiversity data(bases), together with indications on how you can best use them....

December 17th, 2004