Webpages tagged with «GBIF»

Published July 25, 2022 4:13 PM

GBIF data mobilization and publication course for the Tajikistan GBIF Node at the Institute of Botany, Plant Physiology and Genetics, Tajikistan National Academy of Sciences, Tajikistan (3 days).


Published Oct. 6, 2021 2:19 PM

The 29th GBIF Governing Board meeting (GB29) will take place in Brussels, Belgium.

Published May 26, 2021 4:50 PM

The 28th GBIF Governing Board meeting (GB28) will take place as a virtual meeting on 5-8 October 2021.

Published May 26, 2021 4:42 PM

Save the dates for the virtual Global Nodes Meeting 2021


Government College University, Lahore
Published May 12, 2021 1:49 PM

Role of biodiversity informatics in the Global Biodiversity Informatics Facility (GBIF). Seminar at the Government College University of Lahore in Pakistan 18th of May, 10:00 CEST Oslo, 13.00 PKT Lahore, 08:00 UTC.

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Published Apr. 24, 2021 4:19 PM

GBIF Community Webinar on capacity development on 28th April 2021

Offshore oil platform
Published Mar. 30, 2021 11:09 AM

Presentation of GBIF for the Norwegian Oil & Gas environment monitoring network meeting on April 7th 2021

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Published Mar. 15, 2021 2:35 PM

BioDATA biodiversity data management course with a focus on publishing and using molecular data available in GBIF (course home page).

Published Mar. 15, 2021 2:31 PM

The Norwegian university museums have started a process to maintain but re-evaluate the collaboration structures. This process includes an evaluation of informatics solutions including digitisations solutions, collection management software, and GBIF data streams.

Published Jan. 20, 2021 5:39 PM

BioMedData is a national research data infrastructure to promote FAIR data management with the life sciences. The project was established in 2020 as a collaboration between 11 Norwegian life-science infrastructures. BioMedData is funded by the Research Council of Norway and will run until 2024. BioMedData concerns an upgrade of the Norwegian ELIXIR node following the ELIXIR Europe position on open and FAIR research data management.

Published Jan. 12, 2021 12:27 PM

The Arctic University Museum of Norway will publish specimen data for the Macroalgae collection (Phaeophyta, Rhodophyta, Chlorophyta, and Charophyta) including an estimated 3500 + 431 + 300 +458 + 60 specimens.

Published Jan. 12, 2021 12:19 PM

The University of Oslo Natural History Museum will publish specimen data for parasitic insects (Diptera: Tachinidae; Hymenoptera: Cynipoidea, Chalcidoidea) including an estimated 6500 new specimen records.

Published Jan. 12, 2021 12:11 PM

The University of Bergen University Museum will publish georeferenced and data quality validated specimen records for an estimated 15 families of diptera. An estimated 3000 new specimen records and georeferenced to be added for an estimated 6400 specimen records.

Published Jan. 12, 2021 10:51 AM

NaturRestaurering AS will publish environmental survey data from many different projects. Including an estimated 4000 to 15 000 data records for vascular plants, birds, and fish.

Published Jan. 12, 2021 10:40 AM

NINA will publish species monitoring data for large and medium-size predators including arctic fox, red fox, wolverine, and golden eagle from above the treeline in Norway.

Published Jan. 12, 2021 10:32 AM

Museum Stavanger has published data of birds ringed with Norwegian rings from the period 1961 to 1990. The dataset includes 2,43 million ringed birds from 336 different species. The data is aggregated in relation to species, date, age, sex, status and locality, resulting in 633 060 species occurrences.  

Published Jan. 12, 2021 10:20 AM

DNV-GL will publish marine benthic fauna data from the Norwegian continental shelf. The project will develop APIs to enable efficient data flow to GBIF. The database is the data repository for environmental impact and biodiversity monitoring data from a number of sub-contractors and is funded by the Norwegian Oil and Gas and the Norwegian Environment Agency.

Published Jan. 12, 2021 10:20 AM

Akvaplan-niva will publish marine zooplankton from the North Atlantic and the Arctic, and fresh-water species from the north of Norway. Species data originates from different projects between 2010 and the present, including approximately 90 000 identified samples and another 130 000 samples pending treatment.

Published Dec. 2, 2020 2:13 PM

A symposium for post-graduate PhD-fellows based in Trondheim on biodiversity informatics and GBIF metadata standards.

OpenPSD video at YouTube
Published Oct. 29, 2020 7:45 PM

The OpenPSD project promotes the publication and use of private-sector data on biodiversity. This is a joint private-sector data mobilization campaign with several partners, including GBIF Norway. More information is available on the project page .

Published Sep. 25, 2020 4:28 PM

2020 call for project proposals for co-funding the preparation of your species occurrence data and ensuring the data quality before datasets are published in GBIF and the Norwegian Species Map (Artskart). Deadline November 1st, 2020.

Published June 19, 2020 1:14 PM

The 2020 annual conference for Biodiversity Information Standards (TDWG) will be an online virtual event this year. The first week (September 21-25) includes working sessions, and the second week (October 19-23) will run in parallel with the GBIF virtual governing board and committee meetings.

Published Jan. 31, 2020 11:10 AM

Zoom teleconference details from the DiSSCo-GBIF seminar on the 6th and 7th of February 2020. See also the page for the public webcast. This Zoom session is primarily for FinBIF to send their presentation at 13:00 CET (14:00 Helsinki) on 6th February 2020.

Published Jan. 29, 2020 8:58 AM

The GBIF region Europe and Central Asia 2020 nodes meeting was organized online on 11-12 May 2020. Note that the original on-site meeting venue in Luxembourg has been postponed to 2021 because of the COVID-19 travel restrictions.