Species Mapping

Understanding the geographic distribution of plants and animals is central to NatureServe’s species conservation efforts. 

NatureServe scientists work in the field in Peru. Photo by Jennifer Swenson.

Distribution maps facilitate protection and management of individual species, and the combined use of maps for many species allows us to indentify “hotspots” of biodiversity, regions with unique species assemblages, and sensitive areas containing imperiled species.

  1. Species Distribution Modeling

    ProductExpert Services
  2. NatureServe Observation Data Standard

    ProductStandards & Methods
  3. Element Occurrence Data Standard

    ProductStandards & Methods
  4. Custom Data Services

    ProductData, Maps & Tools
  5. Data Use Training

  6. Field Inventory and Assessment

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  7. Kestrel

    ProductData, Maps & Tools