Open Source Data Loggers

Open Technology for Biodiversity

Open source data logger for low-cost environmental monitoring

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2014
Authors:E. Baker
Journal:Biodiverdity Data Journal
Date Published:02/2014
Keywords:Arduino, big data, environmental monitoring, Ethernet, humidity, internet of things, open hardware, open source, temperature

The increasing transformation of biodiversity into a data-intensive science has seen numerous independent systems linked and aggregated into the current landscape of biodiversity informatics. This paper outlines how we can move forward with this programme, incorporating real time environmental monitoring into our methodology using low-power and low-cost computing platforms.

Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith