The National Resource for Advancing Digitization of Biodiversity Collections (ADBC) funded by the National Science Foundation. Through ADBC, data and images for millions of biological specimens are being made available in electronic format for the research community, government agencies, students, educators, and the general public.
It is a non-commercial initiative for building up a database through contributions in terms of public data compiled by scholars and institutions as well as primary data collected and owned by scholars. The platform invites users to contribute useful data on any aspect of Indian economy and society, thus submitted data has been released free-of-cost for unrestricted public use. The initiative combines dissemination of data with documentation about the data and critical analyses of problems
The National Vegetation Survey (NVS) Databank is a physical archive and electronic databank containing records of over 94,000 vegetation survey plots - including data from over 19,000 permanent plots in New Zealand. The data can be explored online and requested for download. The NVS Databank provides data spanning more than 60 years of indigenous and exotic plant plot records from throughout New Zealand's terrestrial ecosystems. The physical archive includes plot sheets, maps, and