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ANHC Herbarium Contributes Specimen Records to Recently Published Research

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Friday, December 18, 2020

ANHC botanist and Arkansas herbarium digitization coordinator, Diana Soteropoulos, co-authored a scientific paper published in the American Journal of Botany in November titled, “Small herbaria co ... Read More

WeDigBio 2020 Update

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Wednesday, November 18, 2020

The Plants of Arkansas project on Notes from Nature (NfN) recently participated in its sixth WeDigBio transcription blitz; the ANHC has hosted events for three of the blitzes. During the four-day  ... Read More

Lite Event is Anything but Lightweight

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Tuesday, April 28, 2020

On April 16-19, the ANHC hosted its first ever spring event (online only) for WeDigBio Lite. Volunteers worked on herbarium transcriptions for the Plants of Arkansas Project (https://www.zoonivers ... Read More

ANHC Steps Up to Continue Arkansas Herbarium Digitization Project

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Wednesday, January 29, 2020

by Diana Soteropoulos In 2018, the ANHC began participating in the Arkansas Herbarium Digitization (AHD) project, part of the larger project “Advancing Digitization in Biological Collections” fund ... Read More

Upcoming Transcription Training Workshop

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Friday, December 20, 2019

What is natural history transcription? How does it help the natural sciences and specifically the ANHC? If you’ve been asking these questions or similar ones, then the Notes from Nature Training W ... Read More

Arkansas Contributes to Record-breaking International Event

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Thursday, November 21, 2019

An international transcription blitz set records in Arkansas this October, including an event held at the Division of Arkansas Heritage (DAH) headquarters, hosted by the Arkansas Natural Heritage  ... Read More

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