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Conservation Biology and GIS

Conservation Biology and GIS

Conservation biologists have come to recognize the importance of GIS in their discipline. Geographic Information Systems (GIS) have become a useful tool in the field of landscape ecology. A common application of GIS is the generation of landscape indicators, which are quantitative measurements of the status or potential health of […]

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Conservation Mapping Competition

Conservation Mapping Competition

Esri and the Society for Conservation GIS (SCGIS) have launched the International Conservation Mapping Competition.  Cash prizes include the $5,000 Grand Prize and $1,000 in category prizes covering the following: Grand Prize: Best exemplification of conservation mapping Best Traditional Cartography: Best design and art in a static map (hard copy […]