The Amur information center is a specialized web portal for granting to all interested organizations and people free access to geographical data, reference information, expert opinions, reports, multimedia archives and other data on the Amur ecoregional complex.
This complex covers more than 2.1 million sq.km – all basin of Amur river and basins of the rivers directly falling to Sea of Japan and the Sea of Okhotsk from Tumannaya river to Uda river. Amur Info Center is created for implementation of the Conservation Action Plan for the Russian Far East Ecoregion Complex, to combine an efforts of public organizations, scientific institutes and government institutions.
This is the second version of the Amur Info Center project. The current functionality allows to use modern instruments to have access to geodata, such as interactive Web maps, WMS-, WFS-, ArcGIS- map-tools, GIS-services metadata search, integration with ArcGIS-online and Sharepoint services. Developers of the portal is the “Artwell” company, GIS-specialists of the Amur branch of the WWF took great part in the project: Anton Biatov, Olga Berdnikova, and also IT specialist of the Amur office of WWF Andrey Yasko.