Wildlife and Habitat Data Analysis Branch, Department of Fish and Game, California
Service Provider DescriptionThe Wildlife and Habitat Data Analysis Branch (WHDAB) mission is to provide
high quality scientific information, tools, and expertise needed by Department
employees, other public agencies, private organizations, and the public for
making informed decisions regarding our biological resources.
WHDAB hopes to serve as the State's clearinghouse for biological data and
center for conducting conservation analyses at statewide, regional, and local
scales. To actively acquire, integrate, improve and distribute biological
resource data and associated spatial data in support of conservation needs.
Services and Products:
-Develop, maintain, and distribute biological data
-Conduct analyses of conservation priorities
-Develop computer applications to integrate conservation data & improve data
-Provide training on the use of biological data and computer applications
-Maintain a help-desk to provide information to the public and sell products
[Summary provided by the California Department of Fish and Game.]