Shasta County Cooperative Extension
University of California
Shasta County Cooperative Extension

2019 GIS Training for Natural Resources

GIS Forestry Workshop Locations 2019
UCCE was pleased to offer a series of workshops on Forestry Applications of GIS in 2019. These workshops brough participants up to speed on the latest GIS software, best practices in cartography, managing data, and spatial analysis.

Workshops weere held in several locations in Northern California and included two full days of presentations and hands-on exercises. This workshop had been designed for participants of all levels. Topics included:

  • Intro to ArcGIS Pro, ESRI's newest version of their desktop GIS software
  • Mobile data collection and data management
  • Black and white cartography tips and tricks for submitting THP maps


Topics That Were Covered


  • What is GIS?
  • Geospatial Data Considerations
  • Data Sources
  • How to choose between ArcGIS Desktop, ArcPro or Quantum GIS


  • Accessing data in ArcGIS
  • Querying data by location and attributes
  • Creating a map for export
  • and much more...
Click here to preview past Workshop Agenda

Request a Workshop

 Contact Ricky Satomi, UCCE Shasta-Trinity County Forestry Advisor at 530-224-4900,, or Sean Hogan of the UC Informatics and GIS (IGIS) Statewide Program regarding the content of the workshop, at 530-750-1322,

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