Published May 13, 2024 | Version v1
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Mobilisation of Historical Animal Observation Data - The Bavarian Survey of 1845

  • 1. ROR icon University of Passau
  • 2. ROR icon German Center for Integrative Biodiversity Research
  • 3. Generaldirektion der Staatlichen Archive Bayerns


In 1845, a survey was conducted across all Bavarian forestry districts. The foresters in charge were required to complete a tabular form documenting the animal species present within their specific forest district. The project's objective is to render this historical observational data accessible for biodiversity research purposes.



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