A participatory WebGIS platform to support biodiversity inventory in the Geneva cross-border area

Joost, Stéphane (Laboratory of Geographical Information Systems (LASIG), School of Architecture, Civil and Engineering (ENAC), Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland) ; Baumann, Raphaël (School of Management and Engineering Vaud, HES-SO // University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland) ; Ertz, Olivier (School of Management and Engineering Vaud, HES-SO // University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland) ; Ingensand, Jens (School of Management and Engineering Vaud, HES-SO // University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland) ; Widmer, Ivo (Laboratory of Geographical Information Systems (LASIG), School of Architecture, Civil and Engineering (ENAC), Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland) ; Rappo, Daniel (School of Management and Engineering Vaud, HES-SO // University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland)

The context is the URBANGENE project which aims at estimating the impact of urbanization on biodiversity using genetic information. The paper discusses the opportunities to involve citizens in a conservation process through the development of a participatory platform based on user-friendly, specially adpated and reusable crowdsourcing tools.


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Conference Type:
full paper
Faculty:
Ingénierie et Architecture
School:
HEIG-VD
Institute:
IICT - Institut des Technologies de l'Information et de la Communication
insit - Institut d’ingénierie du territoire
Publisher:
Otaniemi, Espoo, Finland, 10-13 June 2014
Date:
2014-06
Otaniemi, Espoo, Finland
10-13 June 2014
Pagination:
6 p.
Published in:
Proceedings of the 3rd Open Source Geospatial Research & Education Symposium, 10-13 June 2014, Otaniemi, Espoo, Finland
Numeration (vol. no.):
pp. 143-148
ISBN:
978-952-30-5706-4
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