Latest News: SCGIS 2018 Conference Announcements

Please join us for the 2018 SCGIS conference in Monterey, California from July 15-18! 

This year's theme is "Local Communities and Traditional Knowledge".  Please find the agenda here

Don't forget to use this link to book your Asilomar accomodations in one of the SCGIS reserved rooms.

The 2018 SCGIS International Scholars have been selected.

Get to know more about the 2018 scholars on the new 2018 Scholar Profiles Page!

Featured Story

View the Local Communities and Traditional Ecological Knowledge Story Map

SCGIS Communications Committee members Patrick Grady and Eric Jensen have put together this collaborative story map to share your stories about Local Communities and Traditional Ecological Knowledge projects.  Please contribute to this crowd-sourcing SCGIS effort to promote our 2018 SCGIS conference about this very theme!

Our Mission and Vision

The Society for Conservation GIS (SCGIS) is a non-profit organization that assists conservationists worldwide in using GIS through communication, networking, scholarships, and training. Membership is open to anyone looking to engage in a GIS community to help them achieve their personal or organizational conservation goals.

The mission of the Society for Conservation GIS (SCGIS) is to build community, provide knowledge, and support individuals using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and science for the conservation of natural resources and cultural heritage. 

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