Web Mining to Create Semantic Content: A Case Study for the Environment

  • Georgia Theocharopoulou
  • Konstantinos Giannakis
Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 382)


In this study, the goal is multifold. At first we present a summarized review of terms and facts regarding the branch of ecoinformatics, web mining and the semantic web. In Section 2 we provide some related work derived from the current literature upon the web mining and the production of semantic content. The main part of our work follows presenting a notional model for building semantic content through 2-level web mining. This is achieved in web sites containing environmental data. We conclude mentioning the importance of this contribution from different points of view.


web mining semantic web ecoinformatics 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Georgia Theocharopoulou
    • 1
  • Konstantinos Giannakis
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of InformaticsIonian UniversityCorfuGreece

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