Freshwater fish of the Netherlands, 1800-2019

Latest version published by Reptile, Amphibian and Fish Conservation Netherlands (RAVON) on Dec 16, 2020 Reptile, Amphibian and Fish Conservation Netherlands (RAVON)

This dataset of freshwater fish of the Netherlands contains the aggregated data of freshwater fish from different sources.

The data are gathered from multiple data sources such as water boards, provinces, the Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management, consultancys, NGO's , volunteers and anglers. Part of the data is extracted from the Dutch National Database Flora and Fauna (NDFF), another part of the data comes from datasets delivered directely to Ravon for the assemblation of a dataset for the atlas of freshwater fish of the Netherlands.

The data are aggregated on a rectangular grid of 1 by 1 km2 and divided in three periods (1800-1979, 1980-2006, 2007-2019).

The data are validated by fish experts of the Ravon foundation.

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This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: b76c6126-e1c2-4bc6-9394-2fabb8584a85.  Reptile, Amphibian and Fish Conservation Netherlands (RAVON) publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Netherlands Biodiversity Information Facility.

Keywords

Occurrence; fish; freshwater; Netherlands; occurrence; Occurrence

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Marjan Verdijk
Database administrator
Ravon Foundation Toernooiveld 1 NL-6525 ED Nijmegen Gelderland NL +31.24.7410600
https://www.ravon.nl/
Jeroen Creuwels
Data manager
NLBIF PO Box 9517 NL-2300 RA Leiden NL +31.71.7519362
http://www.nlbif.nl

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Jan Kranenbarg
Senior project manager
Ravon Foundation Toernooiveld 1 NL-6525 ED Nijmegen Gelderland NL +31.24.7410600
https://www.ravon.nl/

Who filled in the metadata:

Jan Kranenbarg
Senior project manager
Ravon Foundation Toernooiveld 1 NL-6525 ED Nijmegen Gelderland NL +31.24.7410600
https://www.ravon.nl/

Who else was associated with the resource:

Processor
Niels Raes
Node manager
NLBIF PO Box 9517 NL-2300 RA Leiden NL +31.71.7519362
http://www.nlbif.nl

Geographic Coverage

The Netherlands

Bounding Coordinates South West [50.1, 2.22], North East [53.87, 7.63]

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1800-01-01 / 2019-12-31

Project Data

No Description available

Title Atlas zoetwatervissen van Nederland
Identifier RAVO171128is1
Funding NLBIF Grant

The personnel involved in the project:

Point Of Contact
Jan Kranenbarg

Sampling Methods

The data are gathered from multiple data sources such as water boards, provinces, the Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management, consultancys, NGO's , volunteers and anglers. Part of the data is extracted from the Dutch National Database Flora and Fauna (NDFF), another part of the data comes from datasets delivered directely to Ravon for the assemblation of a dataset for the atlas of freshwater fish of the Netherlands.

Study Extent Waterbodies in The Netherlands
Quality Control The data are validated by fish experts of the Ravon foundation.

Method step description:

  1. The data are aggregated on a rectangular grid of 1 by 1 km2 and divided in three periods (1800-1979, 1980-2006, 2007-2019).

Additional Metadata

Purpose Publication of new fish atlas of the Netherlands
Alternative Identifiers b76c6126-e1c2-4bc6-9394-2fabb8584a85
http://ipt.nlbif.nl/resource?r=ravon_freshwaterfish_atlas