SMEBD dissolved by decision of the council 2015-04-17 20:43:41 The SMEBD council would like to officially inform you that the Society for the Management of Electronic Biodiversity Data (SMEBD) has been dissolved by decision of the council.
LifeWatch supports the Catalogue of Life Global Team meeting @VLIZ 2015-04-07 11:01:28 The Global Team and Board of Directors of the Catalogue of Life have met at the Flanders Marine Institute to discuss the strategic plan for the Catalogue and how these goals can be accomplished. Back-to-back with these meetings, a mini-symposium was organized, offering a discussion platform to users, providers and related networks and initiatives to the Catalogue of Life.
World Register of Marine Introduced Species (WRIMS) officially launched 2015-03-16 08:46:20 WRIMS – a database of introduced and invasive alien marine species – has officially been released to the public. It includes more than 1,400 marine species worldwide, compiled through the collaboration with international initiatives and study of almost 2,500 publications.