Management of centralized grizzly bear research database supports multiple types of users. The Grizzly Bear Research Database is important because bear data can be quickly accessed and cross-referenced with other information, data collaboration opportunities exist with other agencies in Alberta, BC and in the US, and it helps to ensure the long-term conservation of grizzly bears in Alberta
Grizzly Bear Research Database
First Version Complete
Progress update: Complete. The centralized database significantly improved overall data mgmt.
Streamline GPS telemetry data processing & storage
Progress update: Complete: Tools created to enable researchers to process incoming telemetry data
2nd version of Grizzly Bear Research Database complete
Progress update: Complete: Researchers now able to cross-reference bears with genetic info
Presentation given at the ESRI 2009 International User Conference on the FRI GBP program and managing grizzly bear data.
Presentation on management of spatial and non-spatial datasets for the Foothills Research Institute's Grizzly Bear Program.
Report on grizzly bear data at the FMF; data collection, database design, GPS data and populating the database.