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Operation Agadir: an expedition to retrieve lost tracking data
February 22, 2016

Four gulls we lost track of are in Agadir right now. Can we retrieve their tracking data?

A tutorial on visualizing bird tracking data with CartoDB
September 01, 2015

At the time of publication CartoDB used a freemium model. It has since been rebranded to CARTO...

Bird tracking explorer released
June 30, 2015

We’ve developed an open source tool to let you explore our bird tracking data.

Using CartoDB to visualize how far birds migrate in a single night
June 18, 2015

Last week we participated in a very productive workshop in Amsterdam organized by working group 3 of ENRAM. ENRAM...

There and back again: gull migration data visualized
May 28, 2015

Using CartoDB to tell migration stories in our recently republished gull tracking data.

Breeding birds atlas 2000-2002 is published as open data
May 08, 2015

We have just published the observation data used for the in 2004 published “Atlas van de Vlaamse broedvogels 2000-2002”:

Our flow visualization is featured in Nature
March 05, 2015

The current issue of Nature discusses some of the visualization tools we use.

22 winters of waterbird counts are published as open data
November 27, 2014

We have just published another core data system of the Research Institute for Nature and Forest (INBO) as open data:...

Gull tracking data from the 2013 breeding season are published as open data
July 22, 2014

Our first set of tracking data are now available for everyone to use.

Visualizing one week of bird migration detected by weather radars
June 10, 2014

We created a bird migration flow visualization for ENRAM during a 5 day hackathon.

VIS, a database on fishes in Flanders, is published as open data
April 14, 2014

How we used GBIF tools and CC0 to publish over 400,000 fish occurrences.

Visualizing the behaviour of three gulls during breeding season
January 22, 2014

More CartoDB visualizations… for the VLIZ Young Marine Scientists’ Day.

Using CartoDB to visualize two months in the life of gull Eric
October 01, 2013

Exploring different ways to visualize and analyze tracking data with CartoDB.

Reporting on open science
August 06, 2013

We’re following a course on open access, open data, and open research.

Introduction
July 08, 2013

Hello world!