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BID: Biodiversity Information for Development
BIFA: Biodiversity Information Fund for Asia
GBIF | Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Free and open access to biodiversity data
What is GBIF?
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by Tina Costanzo via iNaturalist. Photo licensed under
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Learn more about the number of species covered by data in GBIF.org.
2018 GBIF Ebbe Nielsen Challenge to open on 9 May 2018
13 February 2018
Identifying Amazonian ferns using a new online key
14 March 2018
Call for nominations opens for 2018 GBIF Young Researchers Award
Deadline: 15 June 2018
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Dozens of countries and organizations working together to make species data findable, accessible, interoperable and reusable.
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GBIF Content Mobilization Priorities
Current priorities for guiding investment and effort to digitize and mobilize biodiversity data
Introduction to sampling-event data
What is sampling-event data and why is it important?
A look back at GBIF in 2017
11 January 2018