A federated and curated metadata registry of agri-food datasets and data services

Invasive Species Compendium

Owner: 

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

The ISC is a constantly developing encyclopaedic resource containing:
Datasheets on over 1800 invasive species and animal diseases

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

The ISC is a constantly developing encyclopaedic resource containing:
Datasheets on over 1800 invasive species and animal diseases
Basic datasheets on further species, countries, habitats and pathways
Bibliographic database of over 170,000 records (updated weekly)
Access to more than 2500 full text documents (updated weekly)

General
Type: 
Started in year: 
2011
Contacts: 
Name: 
Gareth Richards
Name: 
Elizabeth Dodsworth
Geographic
Geographic coverage: 
Global
Country where the service is managed: 

United Kingdom

Region: 
Europe
GFAR region: 
Europe
Content
Data managed: 
Percentage of records about agriculture: 
Between 50% and 75%
Number of records: 
1 800
Percentage of links to resources: 
Between 50% and 75%
Currency: 
Current / updated
Interoperability
agINFRA The RING is part of the agINFRA project EC 7th framework program INFRA-2011-1.2.2 - Grant agr. no: 283770