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Biodiversity Data

Updated on February 11, 2016

Below is a list of SANBI’s online information resources with a short description of each site.   Biodiversity GIS (BGIS) BGIS makes spatial biodiversity information available for planning and decision making. The spatial information can be used online in an interactive map or downloaded from the website to be used locally. Visit BGIS South African  … Read more

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Updated on February 9, 2016

What is SANBI’s Biodiversity Advisor? SANBI’s Biodiversity Advisor makes it easy to navigate to the right information and tools among the range of resources provided by SANBI. Users come to SANBI for assistance with a range of biodiversity-related activities, from environmental impact assessments to species identification and taxonomy. The Biodiversity Advisor shows you the right  … Read more

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Sourcing data

Updated on February 4, 2016

Finding species data Species distribution modelling requires sample locality data for each species of interest.  This locality data can be presence-only or presence and absence data.  Typically, your data will be derived from a study or many studies on that particular species. Estimating population size If you are unsure as to the population of a  … Read more

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