Latest News: SCGIS wins the John Muir Association's 2018 Nonprofit Conservation Award!

SCGIS has won the John Muir Association's 2018 Nonprofit Conservation Award!


This is an exciting honor for SCGIS, and we are extremely proud to be recognized for our achievements. 

If you live in the San Francisco Bay area, there will be an official awards ceremony on Saturday, April 20th during the John Muir Earth Day public celebration. The awards will be presented at or around 1:20 pm. 

Our own San Francisco Chapter member Ingrid Hogle will accept the award for us. 

You are welcome to attend this public event and celebrate with us if you are in the area!


Click here to view all 2018 John Muir award recipients!


Congratulations to SCGIS, and thank you all for your continued support of our community and mission!


Our Mission and Vision

The Society for Conservation GIS (SCGIS) is an all-volunteer, U.S. based 501(c)3 non-profit organization.

The Society for Conservation GIS (SCGIS) assists conservationists worldwide in using Geographic Information Systems (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.