California Department of Fish and Wildlife

Related GIS Links


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

GIS Training

There are many places to receive GIS training, from colleges, to vendors, to consultants. Below are some resources to get you going.

Esri provides a lot of free training. Here is the entire list of over 100 free courses on their site. Below are a handful of specific courses from that list that might be most useful:

Additionally, Esri provides videos of many of the Technical Workshop Sessions from the previous User Conference, which can be pretty informative:

On the college side, we are lucky enough to have one of the biggest, and best, GIS Certification and A.S. Degree programs right here in Sacramento: