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Integrating Ecoinformatics Resources on the Semantic Web

Authors: Cynthia Parr, Andriy Parafiynyk, Joel Sachs, Li Ding, Sandor Dornbush, Tim Finin, Taowei Wang, and Allan Hollender

Book Title: Proceedings of the 15th International World Wide Web Conference

Date: May 20, 2006

Abstract: We describe ELVIS (the Ecosystem Location Visualization and Information System), a suite of tools for constructing food webs for a given location. We express both ELVIS input and output data in OWL, thereby enabling its integration with other semantic web resources. In particular, we describe using a Triple Shop application to answer SPARQL queries from a collection of semantic web documents. This is an end-to-end case study for the semantic web’s utility for ecological and environmental research.

Type: InProceedings

Note: Poster paper

Tags: semantic web, swoogle, ecoinformatics, food web, owl, rdf

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