Figure 1: A schema for the role that the Global Register of Introduced and Invasive Species (GRIIS, left) is envisaged to play. | Scientific Data

Figure 1: A schema for the role that the Global Register of Introduced and Invasive Species (GRIIS, left) is envisaged to play.

From: Introducing the Global Register of Introduced and Invasive Species

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Data from GRIIS feed into National Clearing House Mechanisms (CHMs) under the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) (right), via the Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF.org) and its network of repositories. * This Scientific Data publication introduces GRIIS and provides the methods used to structure and populate it. # Country Editors contribute to verification and update of national checklists. The orange flags below outline the process by which information is updated and delivered. IPT; Integrated Publishing Toolkit. A&IS, alien and invasive species.

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