Tag: biodiversity

NSW Office of Environment and Heritage switches to open data

The NSW Office of Environment and Heritage (OEH) has worked to improve access to its BioNet database, which includes data on biodiversity, endangered species and native vegetation.

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WhoFishesFAR brings open data and accountability to illegal fishing

An illegal fishing vessel from Gabon. (Photo credit: National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration) While open data is at the center of what we do at the Sunlight Foundation, our emphasis has always been in the context of monitoring the influence

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Bees and biodiversity

In the past decade, there has been growing concern over the numbers of bees buzzing around our countryside. Bees are one of the major groups of insects responsible for carrying pollen from one plant to another to ensure the growth

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