FishBase and SeaLifeBase by the numbers

FishBase and SeaLifeBase by the numbers

FishBase was born 30 years ago and SeaLifeBase 15 years ago.

The processes and efforts behind the creation of these two databases have been complex and enormous, involving dozens of staff members and thousands of collaborators.

But how much information have these global biodiversity information systems gathered in the past few decades, really?

This video, the third in a series aimed at celebrating FishBase and SeaLifeBase respective anniversaries, gives a quick glimpse at the wealth of data that feeds these robust databases.

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