Analytic webs support the synthesis of ecological data sets.

@article{Ellison2006AnalyticWS,
  title={Analytic webs support the synthesis of ecological data sets.},
  author={Aaron M. Ellison and Leon J. Osterweil and L. Clarke and Julian L. Hadley and Alexander E. Wise and Emery R. Boose and David R. Foster and Allen Hanson and David Jensen and Paul Kuzeja and Edward M. Riseman and H.-J. Schultz},
  journal={Ecology},
  year={2006},
  volume={87 6},
  pages={1345-58}
}
A wide variety of data sets produced by individual investigators are now synthesized to address ecological questions that span a range of spatial and temporal scales. It is important to facilitate such syntheses so that "consumers" of data sets can be confident that both input data sets and synthetic products are reliable. Necessary documentation to ensure… CONTINUE READING