Latest News: 2019 Annual Conference - Registration & Call for Abstracts

We are pleased to announce that the 2019 Annual Conference is now open!

This year's theme is Bridging the Human-Nature Divide with keynote speaker Robin Grossinger. 

Register now or submit your abstract today.

Featured Story


2019: Sandra (photo, above) on the Oregon Coast with visiting friend Michael Hamilton and children Kiomi (R) and Aidan (L). 

Aidan is a second-generation SCGIS volunteer!

He joined the Camera & Documentary crew of the 2018 SCGIS Conference.

2019: Sandra relates her story of she became involved with SCGIS:

  “I first learned about the...

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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.