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Mapping the niche of Ebola host animals

Using GBIF-mediated occurrence records for bats believed to act as reservoir hosts, researchers have mapped the areas of Africa potentially at risk from outbreaks of the Ebola virus.

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October 4th, 2014

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Data Sharing, Data Standards, and Demystifying the IPT (Florida)

This workshop focus on building skills of staff whose job it is to maintain and update datasets in existing IPT instances. From the research community, we invite taxonomists who wish to learn how to share and publish their occurrence data in the arwin Core Archive (DwC-A) format.

November 26th, 2014

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VertNet Biodiversity Informatics Training Workshop II

During the five-day course, participants will work closely with trainers to address compelling biodiversity research questions and focus on the entire scope of a research project, including data acquisition, tools for data evaluation, analysis, and project dissemination and outreach.

November 26th, 2014

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SPNHC 2012 workshop: Georeferencing

The third annual SPNHC Georeferencing Workshop will cover tools and techniques to correctly interpret textual location data into spatial descriptions that can be used in mapping and analyses.

November 26th, 2014

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VertNet Biodiversity Informatics Training Workshop I

The Biodiversity Informatics Training Workshop (BITW), will provide participants with the training and experience to work with primary biodiversity data sources and new tools necessary to become proficient in biodiversity informatics and conduct biodiversity research.

November 26th, 2014

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II GBIF Ecological Niche Modelling Workshop

Second global workshop on ecological niche modelling techniques organised by the GBIF Secretariat, in collaboration with the University of Kansas.

November 26th, 2014

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GBIF / SPNHC-NSCA Workshop on Data Quality and Data Cleaning

Short workshop on data quality and data cleaning issues hold associated to the Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections (SPNHC) and National Science Collections Alliance (NSCA) joint meeting in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

November 26th, 2014