As GBIF nodes, one of our goals is to highlight our publishers and their data.

To achieve this, the Atlas of Living Australia (ALA) developed a huge open source platform with several modules re-usable by other organizations.

Since 2013, the community around this tool has organized technical workshops to present ALA modules to other institutions that wanted to implement it, to improve already existing national data portals and to learn from each other’s achievements.


We are a worldwide community of Living Atlases biodiversity portals.

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LA Management Committee

The LAMC is responsible for the global management of the LA community.

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For technical people

To evaluate the LA software and install and maintain a LA Portal is more easy than never.

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