Find Related Atlases
SHOW FRESHWATER PLATFORM MENU

EarthEnv

EarthEnv

www.earthenv.org

The database contains various environmental layers for climate, ecosystem, and biodiversity research on a global level. EarthEnv is supported by NASA, NCEAS and iPlant Collaborative.

EASIN - European Alien Species Information Network

EASIN - European Alien Species Information Network

easin.jrc.ec.europa.eu

EASIN aims to facilitate the exploration of existing alien species information in Europe to assist the implementation of European policies on biological invasions.

EEA Data and Maps

EEA Data and Maps

www.eea.europa.eu/data-and-maps

The EEA provides geographic information system (GIS) application programming interfaces (APIs) to obtain a wide range of environmental data for Europe, and helps users create their own map services. Map services available from Discomap are freely available for reuse. The EEA covers thematic areas such as air, water, climate change, biodiversity, land and noise.

EOL - Encyclopedia of Life

EOL - Encyclopedia of Life

www.eol.org


The Encyclopedia of Life intends to gather information about animals, plants, fungi, protists and bacteria and made it available to everyone, anywhere, at a moment’s notice. To increase awareness and understanding of living nature it contains distribution maps for different spiecies.

EPA EnviroAtlas

EPA EnviroAtlas

www.epa.gov/enviroatlas

EnviroAtlas contributes interactive tools and resources for exploring ecosystem goods and services. Using EnviroAtlas, many types of users can access, view, and analyze diverse information to better understand the potential impacts of various decisions.

European Barrier Atlas

European Barrier Atlas

https://amber.international/european-barrier-atlas/

The AMBER project aimed to create this Atlas on  barriers in European rivers to gather knowledge about the amount and moreover the magnitude of river fragmentation.

To enhance the health of European rivers, strategic and educated decisions have to be made and this Map provides information to support those decision-makers.

FAUNAFRI

FAUNAFRI

www.poissons-afrique.ird.fr/faunafri/

FAUNAFRI is an open platform for gathering and maintaining the inventory data of freshwater and brackish fish species from Africa in a centralized geographic database. The graphical interface of the application can map, analyze and compare the geographic distribution of families, genera and species on a continental scale down to the point of capture of each species. The user can choose among several geographic levels to view the information.

FEOW – Freshwater Ecoregions of the World

FEOW – Freshwater Ecoregions of the World

www.feow.org

The Freshwater Ecoregions of the World provide a global biogeographic regionalization of the Earth's freshwater biodiversity. Together with associated species data, it is a tool for underpinning global and regional conservation planning efforts, particularly to identify outstanding and imperiled freshwater systems.

Free Flowing Rivers

Free Flowing Rivers

http://www.free-flowing-rivers.org/

The Free Flowing Rivers Map comprises information about freely flowing streams measured by river connectivity. There are also information provided about dominant pressure factors, urban areas, road density and the connectivity status index.

GBIF - Global Biodiversity Information Facility

GBIF - Global Biodiversity Information Facility

www.gbif.org

The Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) is an international open data infrastructure, funded by governments. The platform contains hundreds of millions of occurence records, shared freely by hundreds of institutions worldwide, making it the biggest biodiversity database on the Internet.

GEOSS Portal

GEOSS Portal

www.geoportal.org

The GEOSS Portal is your main entry point to Earth Observation data from all over the world. We also link world-wide community of practice in nine SOCIETAL BENEFIT AREA.

Global Dam Watch

Global Dam Watch

http://globaldamwatch.org/map/

The Map of Global Dam Watch provides freely available and very comprehensive global dam data. Datasets containing information on dams, reservoirs and river barriers on global and regional scales could be requested.

Page 2 of 5