Virtual Herbarium platform

The New Zealand Virtual Herbarium is based upon software developed for Australia's Virtual Herbarium. The New Zealand National Herbarium Network acknowledges the permission and assistance to use this platform to create the NZVH from the Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria.

The New Zealand National Herbarium Network acknowledges the support provided by Landcare Research by hosting the New Zealand Virtual Herbarium, and providing access to the spatial services that are utilised to create the distribution maps.

Funding

The New Zealand National Herbarium Network acknowledges the financial assistance of the Terrestrial and Freshwater Biodiversity Information System (TFBIS) Programme towards the implementation of the New Zealand Virtual Herbarium.  The TFBIS Programme is funded by the New Zealand Government to help to achieve the goals of the New Zealand Biodiversity Strategy, and is administered by the Department of Conservation.