Description: Number of threatened species occurring in a 5km grid cell (frequency)
Short Name: threatnd_sp
Metadata contact organization: ERIN
Organisation role: processor
Metadata date: 2009-08
Reference date: 2008
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Type: Environmental (gridded) 0.01 degree (~1km)
Classification: Biodiversity ⇒ Status
Units: frequency
Data language: eng
Notes: A count for each grid cell has been calculated using a frequency by region script created by ERIN. Only species distribution where the species is known or likely has been used in the calculation. A grid for each threatened species status (critically endangered, endangered and vulnerable) has been created as well as a grid containing a count of all threatened species, regardless of status.
Keywords: endangered, vulnerable, critical
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