Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska (KNWR) Plant observations (Arctos)

Latest version published by Kenai National Wildlife Refuge on Apr 12, 2024 Kenai National Wildlife Refuge

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The Kenai National Wildlife Refuge has been conducting vegetation surveys since 1950. The Kenai National Wildlife Refuge's plant observation dataset includes observations and historical records of plants and fungi from the Kenai Peninsula.

Data Records

The data in this occurrence resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 1,013 records.

1 extension data tables also exist. An extension record supplies extra information about a core record. The number of records in each extension data table is illustrated below.

Occurrence (core)

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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Kenai National Wildlife Refuge Herbarium Observations (Arctos)


Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. To the extent possible under law, the publisher has waived all rights to these data and has dedicated them to the Public Domain (CC0 1.0). Users may copy, modify, distribute and use the work, including for commercial purposes, without restriction.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 02fbd55d-d574-460b-bccc-d9a2eab564f0.  Kenai National Wildlife Refuge publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by U.S. Geological Survey.


Occurrence; Specimen; Observation; Occurrence


Matthew Bowser
  • Metadata Provider
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
Kenai National Wildlife Refuge
P.O. Box 2139
99669 Soldotna
(907) 262 7021
David Bloom
  • Programmer
VertNet Coordinator
John Wieczorek
  • Programmer
Information Architect

Geographic Coverage

Biodiversity on the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge and surrounding Kenai Peninsula.

Bounding Coordinates South West [59.097, -152.073], North East [61.08, -147.854]

Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Kingdom Plantae, Fungi

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 02fbd55d-d574-460b-bccc-d9a2eab564f0