conservation GIS

An Automated Design Model (ADM) for a wildlife corridor shown in ArcScene, a 3D viewer for GIS data.

The Role of GIS in Wildlife Research and Conservation

Mark Altaweel

Monitoring and studying wildlife habitats has long been a key focus within GIS.

Helping Chimpanzee Conservation Efforts with Satellite Imagery

Caitlin Dempsey

NASA has partnered with the Jane Goodall Institute to provide satellite imagery and the analysis needed to understand where habitat loss is the most extreme to protect chimpanzees in the wild.

Dr. David M. Theobald Talks About His Career in GIS, Issues in GIS Education, and the Use of GIS for Conservation

Marco Morais

Dr. David M. Theobald is a Scientist at the Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado who has been working with GIS since the middle 1980s in the areas of planning, conservation GIS, and landscape ecology.