Finding useful resources

Berkeley Mapper tool

This tool can be used for mapping a collection of points. BerkeleyMapper is a collection of scripts and services bundled to provide integrated mapping functions using Google Maps, TerraServer, and ope...

January 1st, 2001

The African Plants Database - AFPD

The African Plants Database is a useful generic resource to obtain information about plans occurring in Africa. It is a compilation of literature and other digital resources....

January 1st, 2001

Flash Earth

Flash Earth is a is an experimental mashup of several web mapping tools. It offers a visual comparison between several online mapping services....

January 1st, 2001

Global Invasive Species Information Network - GISIN

The Global Invasive Species Information Network is an index to multiple databases containing information about invasive species. It provides a very complete search interface. For each species, it offe...

January 1st, 2001

Ferramenta SpeciesLink dataCleaning

Ferramenta para ajudar os curadores da rede SpeciesLink de identificar possíveis erros e padronizar seus dados na rede de informação speciesLink. Os registros não são modificados, mas o sistema a...

January 1st, 2001

GBIF Annual Report 2007

GBIF's 2007 Annual Report summarising GBIF's accomplishments for the year 2007....

January 1st, 2001

GEOLocate tool

GEOLocate is a platform for georeferencing biodiversity data. It provides coordinates and precision values for textual locality descriptions. It can be used manually but also through files for batch p...

January 1st, 2001

CITES species database

This database contains information about species that are protected by the ‘Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora - CITES’ against over-exploitation throu...

January 1st, 2001

GBIF Annual Report 2003

GBIF's 2003 Annual Report summarising GBIF’s accomplishments for the year 2003....

January 1st, 2001

Catalogue of Life

The Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life is planned to become a comprehensive catalogue of all known species of organisms on Earth....

January 1st, 2001