Issue 12426

Create data export: plants Americas

Reporter: ahahn
Assignee: ahahn
Type: Task
Summary: Create data export: plants Americas
Priority: Major
Resolution: WontFix
Status: Closed
Created: 2012-12-04 10:14:46.558
Updated: 2013-02-08 10:42:39.959
Resolved: 2013-02-08 10:42:39.928
Description: Requested by: BIEN

Goal: assemble database of specimen and plot data from throughout the Americas for conducting large scale ecological analyses. Website:

Filter criteria:
region in (South America, North America)
kingdom = plants
coordinates != null

-- check whether access to the full data dump (Letter of Agreement) is appropriate --

Additional information required:

    point out citation guidelines, request citing original resources and GBIF as mediator
    check for appropriate citation on the website
    include export of rights statements and citation guidelines with the export
    explanation for geospatial issue flag
    warning about geoprecision (grid-based data)
    include export of rights statements and citation guidelines with the export

Related correspondence: Helpdesk Case 1941]]>

Comment: Waiting for confirmation from Samy / Tim H. on the data citation issue
Created: 2012-12-04 10:15:31.446
Updated: 2012-12-04 10:15:31.446

Comment: No comment from Samy; contacted requestor to confirm data format.
Created: 2012-12-13 10:11:45.316
Updated: 2012-12-13 10:11:45.316

Comment: Process moved to LoA negotiations for full data dump access instead. Closing.
Created: 2013-02-08 10:42:39.951
Updated: 2013-02-08 10:42:39.951