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Georeferencing is the process of transforming textual descriptions of geographical data into a pair of X, Y coordinates, with an accompanying estimation of precision [http://zookeys.pensoft.net/articles.php?id=2926 (Nelson et al. 2012)]. The following links provide information on how locality descriptions can be georeferenced.
 
==Georeferencing Resources==
 
==Georeferencing Resources==
 
* [http://www.gbif.org/orc/?doc_id=1288 Biogeomancer, Guide to Best Practices in Georeferencing]
 
* [http://www.gbif.org/orc/?doc_id=1288 Biogeomancer, Guide to Best Practices in Georeferencing]

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Georeferencing is the process of transforming textual descriptions of geographical data into a pair of X, Y coordinates, with an accompanying estimation of precision (Nelson et al. 2012). The following links provide information on how locality descriptions can be georeferenced.

Georeferencing Resources