GIS 4540 - Conservation GIS
This course is designed to provide students with an introduction to the use of GIS in conservation. Students will receive an introduction to the use of geographical information systems (GIS) in various types of conservation studies and preservation. Emphasis will be placed on the types of applications and analytical techniques in environmental fields where GIS is commonly used as a mapping and analytical tool. The analytical techniques used in lab exercises consist of practical applications that support planning and management of land, species, and habitats.
NOTE: This course is not offered this term. Please refer to the annual schedule for Geographic Information Systems to see the next time this course is offered.