Developing methods to determine geographic coordinates (e.g. latitude and longitude) of text location descriptions to unlock huge amounts of biological data.
Enabling a collaborative network of scientists to deliver a searchable metadatabase for the genetic and genomic data of New Zealand’s biodiversity.
Implementing a Te Ao Māori landscape classification that can be directly integrated with existing GIS.
Incorporating Indigenous knowledge or mātauranga Māori into geospatial databases