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Cooperative Extension Shasta County
1851 Hartnell Avenue
Redding, CA 96002-2217
Phone: (530) 224-4900
Fax: (530) 224-4904

Larry Forero

2022 GIS Training for Natural Resources

UCCE was pleased to offer a Forestry Applications of GIS training on February 21-22, 2022. This two day workshop brought participants up to speed on the latest GIS software, best practices in cartography, managing data, and spatial analysis.

Registration is Full.

This workshop may be offered in the future.

The workshop was hosted at Shasta College (11555 Old Oregon Trail, Redding, ROOM 1031) and included presentations and hands-on exercises. This workshop was been designed for participants of all levels. Preview Workshop Agenda

Computers are provided, but space is limited. Participants are encouraged to bring personal tools and data to work on during open sessions for specific assistance.  To limit the spread of COVID-19, masks are required during the training.  Workstations will be sanitized each evening.

Topics That will be Covered


  • What is GIS/GPS?
  • Geospatial Data Considerations
  • Data Sources


  • Accessing data in ArcGIS
  • Querying data by location and attributes
  • Creating a map for export
  • and much more...

Request a Workshop

 Contact Ricky Satomi, UCCE Shasta-Trinity County Forestry Advisor at 530-224-4900, rpsatomi@ucanr.edu