Blog posts

Compare areas
June 9, 2017 Compare areas is a simple tool that will show the differences between any two defined areas in terms of species composition and area. Areas...
Wed, 21 Nov, 2018 at 2:00 PM
Export to BCCVL
December 21, 2016 Export to BCCvL This option will take any mapped point layer in the Spatial Portal and export it to the Biodiversity and Climate C...
Thu, 11 Oct, 2018 at 10:57 AM
Scatterplot
November 18, 2016 The scatterplot function links the sampled values of any two environmental variables on a species (or genus etc) with the map. Points ...
Thu, 11 Oct, 2018 at 11:00 AM
Point Comparisons
November 27, 2015 This option is presented as a quick way of comparing the environments of a few points. The alternative is to use Export | Point sample...
Thu, 11 Oct, 2018 at 11:08 AM
Area of Occupancy and Extent of Occurrence
August 11, 2015 AOO and EOO Eucalyptus gunnii AOO and EOO Area of Occupancy (AOO) and Extent of Occurrence (EOO) are two ‘statistics’ used by ...
Thu, 11 Oct, 2018 at 11:09 AM
Generate points
June 19, 2015 This tool enables a regular square grid of points to be generated over any user-defined area. It is anticipated that the points ge...
Thu, 11 Oct, 2018 at 11:10 AM
Panoramio
July 16, 2012 Panoramio is a free service that allows you to upload, view and map spatially registered images (images that have be geolocated...
Thu, 11 Oct, 2018 at 11:11 AM
Facet (Add to Map)
June 28, 2012 The Add to Map – Facet allows the user to add all occurrence records for one or more classes of a species attribute (facet) or cla...
Thu, 11 Oct, 2018 at 11:13 AM
Common Map Options
June 25, 2012 Map Options is a special layer that is used to define the basemap displayed in the Spatial Portal, to allow the user to add in their own...
Thu, 11 Oct, 2018 at 11:14 AM
Scatterplot List
June 22, 2012 The Scatterplot List allows for the plotting of a taxa or species assemblage occurrence records across all pairs of selected envir...
Thu, 11 Oct, 2018 at 11:15 AM