Despite its infancy, The Grid has already been accessed over 100,000 times by researchers from 100 countries. We take this opportunity to remind you of the wealth of soil and landscape information that’s currently at your fingertips; and have a sneak peek at some usage statistics to find out who’s been accessing what data.
A new collaborative project between Loughborough University in the UK and TERN’s AusPlots facility is leveraging on the technology delivered by AusPlots’ AuScribe Field Data App to develop a new app that can be used to cheaply and easily quantify cyanobacterial crust cover—vital for landscape stabilisation and carbon and nitrogen fixation.
More than 100 years of platypus observations for 277 waterways across the breadth of Tasmania are now available for download via TERN Eco-informatics’ ÆKOS data portal.
TERN AusCover has released their “AusCover Good Practice Guidelines” – A technical handbook providing details on how to correct and check remotely sensed data products to ensure they can be used for science and management applications.
Featuring many TERN users and researchers, a special issue of the journal Austral Ecology on Ecosystem Risk Assessments has recently been released. The issue contains a series of detailed case studies that apply the IUCN’s Red List of Ecosystems criteria to a broad range of ecosystem types.
Australia’s first tropical savanna SuperSite was officially launched in the heart of Litchfield National Park on 23 July and will provide crucial data for understanding the global carbon cycle.
Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy(NCRIS).