Revision of Welcome to Ecological Data from Thu, 2010-02-11 19:29

Revisions allow you to track differences between multiple versions of your content, and revert back to older versions. is a new effort to improve the organization and utilization of ecological data. Over the next several years we will be developing a suite of web-based social media resources and computational tools. The community driven social media and Web 2.0 tools are designed to improve communitication among ecologists regarding what data are available, how to obtain them, and how to best use them to address important ecological questions. The computational tools are being built to reduce the effort required to use ecological data by automating the process of downloading and installing the data into database management systems. We're hard at work, so check back soon to see what we've been up to.