The biodiversity information available on the ALA is open for public use, so you can download data and analysis for your own research. We do encourage users to cite the information properly. For more details on how to cite information, please read How to cite the ALA.


It is also possible to use images on the ALA, but please check the licensing information for each image before you use it and ensure that you credit the image appropriately. For information on how to use images on the ALA, please read How to use images found on the ALA.


To learn more about data licensing, visit our Data standards, quality and licensing articles.