Use of web-based species occurrence information systems by academics and government professionals

  title={Use of web-based species occurrence information systems by academics and government professionals},
  author={Elizabeth Mart{\'i}n-Mora and Shari Ellis and Lawrence M. Page},
  journal={PLoS ONE},
Web-based information systems designed to increase access to species occurrence data for use in research and natural resource decision-making have become more prevalent over the past few decades. The effectiveness of these systems depends on their usability and extent of use by their intended audiences. We conducted an online survey of academics and government professionals in the United States to compare their species occurrence data needs and their perceptions and use of web-based species… 
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