GEO BON Secretariat

September 21, 2016

New partnerships for policy and conservation

  • The MacArthur Foundation has awarded Map of Life and its partner the, Field Museum’s Keller Science Action Center, a grant to develop an online biodiversity dashboard for the park services and wildlife agencies in Peru, Ecuador, and Columbia. Read more
  • With sponsorship from Map of Life IUCN Nepal has received a PEER grant from the US National Academy to collaborate on new web-based tools to support conservationists, researchers, and local communities in the region. Read more

New regionalized biodiversity view

  • Explore biodiversity for every country and major state
  • Immediately tailors the Map of Life species mapper to a region’s species and datasets
  • Keep checking back while regional species browsing will see more updates


Map of Life Mobile App – now with offline recording

  • Version 2.0 of the Map of Life app is now available for iOS and Android
  • Supports reporting of observations via automated sync away from cell networks
  • Region information download for full offline use are on their way
  • Explore the new user dashboard for analyzing and sharing your mobile records

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Map of Life – New Releases and Partnerships

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