Atlas of Living Australia

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The Atlas of Living Australia (ALA) is a five-year project funded under the Australian Government"s National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy (NCRIS) and involving a wide range of Australian scientific institutions and organisations. Its mission is to develop a biodiversity data management system which will link Australia�s biological knowledge with its scientific and agricultural reference collections and other custodians of biological information. The goal of the project is to develop web-based tools to enable users to discover, access and use the widest possible range of information resources relating to Australia"s fauna and flora, including databases from natural history collections and ecological field work, images and other multimedia, text documents, identification tools and molecular data.
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