The State of Biodiversity Information in Canada

NatureServe CanadaDouglas Hyde

By looking at sources of accessible data, including those of NatureServe Canada, this report reveals gaps in Canada’s information holdings and calls for a new concerted effort to survey, inventory, and monitor our biodiversity through the joint efforts of conservation data centres, academics, citizen scientists, industry, and governments.

NatureServe Author(s)


  • Hyde D, Herrmann H, and Lautenschlager RA. 2010. The State of Biodiversity in Canada. Natureserve Canada: Ottawa, Ontario.