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Re: IUCN Red List and national Red Lists in RDF

From: Yury Katkov <katkov.juriy@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 3 Dec 2011 15:13:22 +0400
Message-ID: <CAAT7DEHjQWfO7xuSrWSmK3yGR4Uv2v+E8k12tUWEGVW_oG-GxA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Tom Scott <tascott@gmail.com>
Cc: Søren Roug <Soren.Roug@eea.europa.eu>, Semantic Web <semantic-web@w3.org>, public-lod <public-lod@w3.org>, Olexandr Bobko <haidamaka@ukr.net>
Certainly, we've already included terms from BBC Wildlife Ontology in our
schema. The interesting question for us and our biological experts is
creating a mini-vocabulary for Ukrainian Red Book - the statuses in it are
not the same as in the Red List but some mappings still can be done.



Sincerely yours,

Yury V. Katkov
WikiVote! llc


On Sat, Dec 3, 2011 at 12:02 AM, Tom Scott <tascott@gmail.com> wrote:

> You might be interested in:
> http://www.bbc.co.uk/ontologies/wildlife/2010-02-22.shtml
>
> I had planned to incorporate the IUCN Red Data list into the BBC's nature
> site (I did the HTML, but ran out of time on the RDF), e.g.
> http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/life/Tiger
>
> The URIs reuse Wikipedia/DBpedia URL slugs and the RDF (
> http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/life/Tiger.rdf) is linked to DBpedia and
> others so the integration should be easy.
>
> Tom
>
>
> On 2 Dec 2011, at 07:59, Yury Katkov <katkov.juriy@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Hi everyone!
>
> thank you so much for your support! I promise to show here our first
> results!
>
> Sincerely yours,
>
> Yury V. Katkov
> WikiVote! llc
>
>
> On Thu, Dec 1, 2011 at 7:03 PM, Søren Roug <Soren.Roug@eea.europa.eu>wrote:
>
>> Hello Yury,
>>
>> I'm managing the EUNIS database previously mentioned by Richard Cyganiak.
>> You can download the species data from
>> http://eunis.eea.europa.eu/rdf/species.rdf.gz. When you have done that
>> and looked at the data you'll see that we have mapped some species to IUCN
>> numbers as used here:
>> http://www.iucnredlist.org/apps/redlist/details/106003622/0. If you map
>> your Ukrainian species to EUNIS then you can import the IUCN numbers into
>> your own database.
>>
>> We would likewise be interested in linking to your national Red List
>> information as a neighbourhood project.
>>
>> --
>> Sincerely yours / Med venlig hilsen, Søren Roug <soren.roug@eea.europa.eu
>> >
>> European Environment Agency, Kongens Nytorv 6, DK-1050 Copenhagen K
>> Tel: +45 2368 3660 Jabber: roug@jabber.eea.europa.eu
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>>
>> || -----Original Message-----
>> || From: ganqturgon@gmail.com [mailto:ganqturgon@gmail.com] On Behalf
>> || Of Yury Katkov
>> || Sent: 01 December 2011 11:45
>> || To: Semantic Web; public-lod
>> || Cc: Olexandr Bobko
>> || Subject: IUCN Red List and national Red Lists in RDF
>> ||
>> || Hello everyone!
>> ||
>> || I have several question about biological linked data.
>> ||
>> || We want to start a project in RDFizing the Ukrainian National Red Book
>> || and regional Red Books of the former Soviet Union Republics. I have a
>> || question about that: does anybody know where the International IUCN
>> || Red List or similar data about the rare, endangered, endemic and
>> || extinct species can be found?
>> || Another question is about species themselves: have anybody seen the
>> || information about species distribution in structured or
>> || semi-structured forms? In other words the information about where the
>> || animals and plants live. I know only Geospecies are there more
>> || datasources?
>> ||
>> || Sincerely yours,
>> ||
>> || Yury V. Katkov
>> || WikiVote! llc,
>> || Laboratory of Intelligent systems in St Petersburg University NRU ITMO
>> || http://ailab.ifmo.ru
>>
>>
>
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