INSPIRE Knowledge Base

NetPhyD

Description
Organisation: 
German Phytodiversity Network
Acronym: 
NetPhyD
Details
Mission and Objectives: 
- trigger and support floristic mapping projects - develop standards for data entry and data exchange - develop standards for reference data (taxonomy, localities), metadata and data validation - consolidation of data on the national scale
Formal Mandate: 
None
Mandate: 
umbrella organization, public+private association, not for profit
Activities: 
- support of regional mapping projects - quality management and consolidation of data - development of standards
Membership: 
The German Phytodiversity Network (NetPhyD, Netzwerk Phytodiversität Deutschlands) has been constituted as a registered, non-profit association.
Typology: 
Thematic
PROPOSED ROLE IN INSPIRE DEVELOPMENT

Which role(s) do you foresee for the SDIC in INSPIRE development

  • submit reference material as input to the Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • allocate experts to Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • implement pilot projects to test/revise/develop the draft Implementing Rules
  • yes
  • contribute to awareness raising and training
  • yes
    Geographic Domain
    National
    Germany
    Societal Sector
    central government, research, private sector
    Specific Expertise
    Previous Experience relevant for INSPIRE development
    provide standards for floristic mapping in germany, setting up the floristic mapping database for germany, providing software for regional floristic mapping projects
    Environmental application domains
    monitoring biodiversity
    Primary Business
    mapping/surveying, standardization, consulting, software development