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 draft agenda here

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

Featured Story

Visit the Conservation Science in the Great Basin Story Map.

Working with Great Basin stakeholders in 2015, the Great Basin LCC produced the Science and Traditional Ecological Knowledge (S-TEK) Strategic Plan that guides the LCC’s work for the next five years. The S-TEK Strategic Plan identifies the key science and management priorities of the LCC and incorporates the expertise and input of the S-TEK working...


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. 

2016-2017 Annual Report PDF & Story Map