2020 Ebbe Nielsen Challenge seeks open-data innovations for biodiversity
Call for nominations to the 2020 GBIF Young Researchers Award
Virtual workshop planned on “Advancing the Catalogue of the World’s Natural History Collections”
Global analysis of potential marginal land resources of cassava
The Equator Principles encourage open access to environmental impact data through the GBIF network
New species: Phyllium gardabagusi
Notes on the leaf insects of the genus Phyllium of Sumatra and Java, Indonesia, including the description of two new species with purple coxae (Phasmatodea, Phylliidae)
New dataset: MacFadden Herbarium (MACF), California State University Fullerton
Named after botanist Fay A. MacFadden, who sold her extensive collection of plants to the university just prior to her death in 1964.
How to choose the right dataset class
If you are a (first-time) GBIF publisher and you are trying to decide which type of dataset would best fit your data, this blog post is for you.