California oak woodland - Photo credit: John Game


General Consortium News


  February 18, 2015

CCH now serving data from 2 million specimens!
Coverage by CDL: The Consortium of California Herbaria (CCH) has its roots in the California Digital Library (CDL)
Coverage by UCNRS: Digital California plant portal hits 2 million specimens


  November 14, 2014

CCH included in Google Analytics study of plant data websites


  July 7, 2013

Article in Chico Statements about innovative operation of Chico Herbarium


  May 3, 2012

Newspaper article about HSU's digitization effort


  June 24, 2008

Botanical refugees: Climate change paper using Consortium data published in PLOS ONE


  September 5, 2008

Botanizing California: A visualization of the history of California botanical collection from the Spatial History group at Stanford using CCH data



Updates News

Updates for 2015

  Apr 21 — CCH welcomes California State University, Fullerton (MACF) as a data provider

Record count: 2,013,018 (1,452,633 of which are georeferenced) April 21


  Apr 10 — SBBG, UCD Updated

Record count: 2,012,323 (1,449,361 of which are georeferenced) April 10


  Apr 3 — CCH welcomes the Catalina Island Conservancy (CATA) as a data provider

Record count: 2,008,768 (1,440,373 of which are georeferenced) April 3


  Mar 10 — HSC Updated

Record count: 2,006,122 (1,433,229 of which are georeferenced) March 10


  Feb 13 — JROH, SJSU Updated

Record count: 2,003,287 (1,421,616 of which are georeferenced) February 13


  Feb 6 — SEINET Updated
  CCH welcomes Sweeney Granite Mountains Desert Research Center (GMDRC) as a data provider,
  putting CCH over two million specimen records!

Record count: 2,002,998 (1,417,708 of which are georeferenced) February 6


  Jan 16 — HUH Updated

Record count: 1,986,263 (1,402,942 of which are georeferenced) January 16


Updates for 2014

  Dec 19 — UCR Updated

Record count: 1,985,750 (1,394,920 of which are georeferenced) December 19


  Nov 21 — RSA/POM, SD Updated

Record count: 1,982,606 (1,377,544 of which are georeferenced) November 21


  Nov 7 — UCR Updated

Record count: 1,977,167 (1,365,813 of which are georeferenced) November 7


  Oct 31 — UCSB, YM Updated

Record count: 1,975,617 (1,360,603 of which are georeferenced) October 31


  Oct 24 — VVC Updated

Record count: 1,962,685 (1,355,156 of which are georeferenced) October 24


  Oct 17 — SD Updated

Record count: 1,962,151 (1,350,004 of which are georeferenced) October 17


  Sept 26 — CLARK, UCD Updated. UCD now serving determination history

Record count: 1,959,970 (1,326,749 of which are georeferenced) September 26


  Sept 12 — OBI, CAS Updated

Record count: 1,956,852 (1,324,332 of which are georeferenced) September 12


  Sept 5 — CCH welcomes Pasadena City College Herbarium (PASA) as a data provider

Record count: 1,949,558 (1,317,943 of which are georeferenced) September 5


  Aug 8 — UCR now serving determination history and specimen images

Record count: 1,947,092 (1,287,777 of which are georeferenced) August 8


  Aug 1 — SJSU Updated

Record count: 1,947,071 (1,278,463 of which are georeferenced) August 1


  Jul 25 — CLARK, SDSU, UCR Updated

Record count: 1,946,867 (1,271,048 of which are georeferenced) July 25


  Jun 26 — CAS Updated

Record count: 1,942,879 (1,239,719 of which are georeferenced) June 26


  May 23 — HUH Updated

Record count: 1,923,306 (1,219,196 of which are georeferenced) May 23


  Apr 4 — RSA Updated

Record count: 1,922,851 (1,200,778 of which are georeferenced) April 4


  Mar 27 — UCR Updated

Record count: 1,919,553 (1,193,662 of which are georeferenced) March 27


  Mar 21 — CHSC Updated

Record count: 1,915,935 (1,185,625 of which are georeferenced) March 21


  Mar 7 — SD Updated

Record count: 1,915,419 (1,172,550 of which are georeferenced) March 7


  Feb 28 — SBBG Updated

Record count: 1,914,499 (1,167,007 of which are georeferenced) February 28


  Feb 14 — Jasper Ridge Biological Preserve at Stanford University (JROH) welcomed as a data provider.

Record count: 1,913,541 (1,151,950 of which are georeferenced) February 14


  Jan 31 — UCSB Updated

Record count: 1,909,005 (1,140,556 of which are georeferenced) January 31


  Jan 24 — SD, HUH Updated

Record count: 1,903,565 (1,136,808 of which are georeferenced) January 24


  Jan 17 — DAV Updated

Record count: 1,900,235 (1,131,436 of which are georeferenced) January 17


  Jan 10 — CAS, UCLA Updated

Record count: 1,891,361 (1,127,630 of which are georeferenced) January 10

See the CCH Update History page for earlier updates.

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