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NBN Atlas News – December 2020

View the NBN Atlas News – December 2020 In this issue: New species search Updates to the Watsonian vice county GIS boundaries Spatial Layer update…

New species search

We have made several changes to improve the species search function of the NBN Atlas. The changes are effective from either of the search boxes…

Sharing non-UK datasets with GBIF

The NBN Atlas is the UK node for the Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) and with the agreement of our data providers we regularly share…

Spatial Layer update

Apart from holding species data, the NBN Atlas holds a suite of spatial data layers such as boundary, habitat and environmental data layers. These layers provide…

BTO dataset update

The large BTO + partners dataset has now been updated to include records up to the end of 2019. The single, very large, dataset has…

NBN Atlas News – April 2020

View the NBN Atlas News – April 2020 In this issue: NBN Atlas data used in the Darwin Tree of Life Project NBN Atlas development…

NBN Atlas development updates

Over the last 6 months we’ve completed 41 enhancements and fixed 24 bugs of varying sizes and complexity. Completed development work Below are some examples…

NBN Atlas spatial portal update

As reported in last October’s NBN Atlas newsletter we are looking to review the value and usefulness of tools and functions that the spatial portal…

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Spatial layer update

Apart from holding species data, the NBN Atlas can also hold spatial data layers such as boundary, habitat and environmental data layers. These spatial layers…

Data quality tests

We’ve recently reviewed the data quality tests that are run on each record when the records are uploaded to the NBN Atlas. The aim of…

iNaturalist records on the NBN Atlas

There is considerable interest in sharing iNaturalist records on the NBN Atlas. As a trial, to help us understand the process and the type of information…

NBN Atlas News – October 2019

View the NBN Atlas News – October 2019 In this issue: NBN Sensitive Species Policy Review NBN Atlas development updates Spatial layer update Reviewing the…

NBN Atlas development updates

There have been many development updates to the NBN Atlas in the last six months. Here are some of the more important ones: Records supplied…

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