Data use examples

Data mediated by GBIF presently provides support for a growing number of scientific applications, and supports uses by global platforms and forums (e.g. GEO-BON , IPBES ) and management of natural resources. The list of uses of biodiversity information includes:

  • scientific research,
  • resources management (fisheries, forestry, etc),
  • habitat restoration,
  • environmental impact assessment,
  • sustainable development programmes,
  • invasive species,
  • ecosystems goods and services,
  • conservation strategies,
  • land-use planning,
  • biosafety,
  • traditional knowledge,
  • cultural safety.

GBIF Secretariat mantains a Public Library on Mendeley which is continuously updated with new references and articles that use GBIF mediated data, or refer and discuss GBIF.

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A utilização de conteúdos GBIF está sujeito ao Acordo de Utilização de Dados GBIF, e à Política de Privacidade.
O Nó Português do GBIF é acolhido pelo Instituto Superior de Agronomia (ISA),
com o apoio da Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia (FCT).