natagora-earlybirds

This dataset is the result of the digitization project "Aves Birds observation records anterior to 1990". It provides ornithological data gathered by Aves between 1960 and 1990. Since the early sixties, Aves, the bird study and protection society in French-speaking Belgium, now part of Natagora asbl, is collecting bird observation data in Belgium (almost exclusively in Wallonia and Brussels regions). Bird observation data in Aves collection are essentially generatedby "broad-scale surveys" in the sense of (Kelling, 2008) : data are collected mostly by volunteers, outside a strict experimental hypothesis-testing framework.

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Source http://www.gbif.org/dataset/2f59780e-3d77-403a-9437-9a560ea5f764
Last Updated September 21, 2016, 13:25 (Europe/Brussels)
Created September 21, 2016, 13:25 (Europe/Brussels)
Dataset type OCCURRENCE
Source DarwinCore Archive http://ipt.biodiversity.be/archive.do?r=natagora-earlybirds
Dataset website http://www.aves.be/coa
GBIF UUID 2f59780e-3d77-403a-9437-9a560ea5f764
Administrative contact Jean-Yves Paquet - jean-yves.paquet@aves.be
Metadata author André Heughebaert - Node Manager - aheugheb@ulb.ac.be