Current Best Practices for Generalizing Sensitive Species Occurrence Data. Version 1.
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Chapman, Arthur D.
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The unprotected distribution of Sensitive Primary Species Occurrence Data (for example the exact localities of rare, endangered or commercially valuable taxa) was a concern of GBIF [https://www.gbif.org] – the Global Biodiversity Information Facility – from its beginning. The GBIF Secretariat has a vested interest in making data available via its portals, but at the same time respecting the wishes of data providers to restrict information on sensitive taxa. In early 2006, GBIF initiated a process to address this issue, especially in relation to data to be shared through the GBIF network and made visible through GBIF.org [https://www.gbif.org] and other data aggregating initiatives. This resulted in the Guide to Best Practices for Generalising Sensitive Primary Species Occurrence Data [https://doi.org/10.15468/doc-b02j-gt10]. That document relied heavily on the results of an online survey conducted through Survey Monkey [https://www.surveymonkey.com] and subsequent workshops w.....
PublisherGlobal Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Secretariat
Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)14.A
Best Practice TypeBest Practice
Manual (incl. handbook, guide, cookbook etc)
CitationChapman, A.D. (2020) Current Best Practices for Generalizing Sensitive Species Occurrence Data. Copenhagen, Denmark: Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Secretariat, 50pp. DOI: https://doi.org/10.15468/doc-5jp4-5g10.
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