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Area report update

By Linda Riquelme. Since its inception in 2006, the Atlas of Living Australia has become the most comprehensive public access point for information about all living things on land and in water in the Australian region. While there are areas … Continue reading 

Spatial Portal Update

Due to demand – I have produced a detailed user manual for the Atlas of Living Australia’s Spatial Portal (SP).  This is intended to be a stand-alone document that provides the context for, and philosophy behind the SP as well as a … Continue reading 

Major re-work of spatial portal released

The ALA’s spatial portal and mapping tools have been greatly enhanced and are now available at This has been a major re-work of the portal, simplifying the user interface and adding a lot more flexibility to the manipulation of species, … Continue reading