California Department of Fish and Wildlife

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Department of Fish & Wildlife
Biogeographic Data Branch

Physical Address:
1700 9th Street, 4th Floor
Sacramento, CA 95811

Mailing Address:
1416 9th Street, Suite 1266
Sacramento, CA 95814

(916) 322-2493 • Email BDB

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

What is GIS?

GIS Training

The Biogeographic Data Branch GIS Unit assists Department staff with the collection, documentation, analysis and distribution of spatial data needed to support good conservation decisions. The GIS Unit is comprised of the GIS Service Center and our embedded Branch support analysts.

GIS Service Center

The GIS Service Center focuses on:

Embedded Analysts

The embedded analysts provide on-site GIS expertise within the Branches of the Department:

Additionally, each Region within DFG has its own GIS staff. The following Regions have websites dedicated to their GIS work: