The Biodiversity Atlas project aims to create an information model an application to browse and contribute species distribution maps. The distributions will then be available in multiple formats for download and print. We also aim to have all the data indexed by Google geocrawler so if you search for a species in maps or earth then you will get biodiversityatlas as a source of information. You can find what species distributions are in the detailed page we have about it.
The base data to create the maps will be taken from different sources:
We are using:
If you are interested in the development side check out the Architecture web page.
You can also see our source repository if you are brave enough.