iDigBio Public Participation in Digitization of Biodiversity Specimens Workshop (Day1 AM Session2)

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TitleiDigBio Public Participation in Digitization of Biodiversity Specimens Workshop (Day1 AM Session2)
Publication TypeConference Proceedings
Year of Conference2012
AuthorsiDigBio
Conference NamePublic Participation in Digitization of Biodiversity Specimens Workshop
KeywordsPublic Participation in Digitization of Biodiversity Specimens Workshop
URLhttp://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/p2pvj768lyk/
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10:40–10:55

Sweeney, Patrick.

New England Vascular Plants Thematic Collections Network Project. Yale Univ., New Haven, Connecticut.

Mobilizing New England vascular plant data to track environmental change: an overview and preliminary thoughts on engaging the public.

11:00–11:15

Basham, Melody.

Southwest Collections of Anthropods Network Thematic Collections Network Project. Arizona State Univ., Phoenix, Arizona.

SCAN survey results: engaging the public with insect digitization workflows.

11:20–11:35

Hendricks, Jonathan.

Paleoniches Thematic Collections Network Project. San Jose State Univ., San Jose, California.

Digital atlases of fossil collections: new resources for the public to identify and understand ancient biodiversity.

11:40–11:55

Martin, Elizabeth.

Core Science Analytics and Synthesis Program, U.S. Geological Survey, Gainesville, FL.

Biodiversity Information Serving Our Nation (BISON): a national resource for species occurrence data.

12:00–12:30

Discussion of similarities and differences in project goals and digitization methods and opportunities to engage the public across the TCNs and BISON.