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


Our Mission and Vision

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. 


Annual Reports

Access the 2018-2019 Annual Report: PDF version and Membership Meeting Summary.

Access the 2017-2018 Annual Report: PDF version and Story Map version.

Access the 2016-2017 Annual Report: PDF version and Story Map version


Board of Directors

Meet the SCGIS Board of Directors.



Learn about the SCGIS committees and volunteers who make SCGIS run.



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