Data, Maps & Tools
From simple maps to complex analyses, NatureServe is your one-stop access to the data on the status and location of species and ecosystems, customized tools that support data use and analysis, and scientific and technical expertise needed to conduct biodiversity and land-use assessments and planning that guide conservation action. NatureServe, in close coordination with our network programs are here to help you meet your conservation data, research, and analytical needs.
Using the data maintained by the NatureServe Network on species and ecosystems, including the National Species Dataset of over one million species location records (element occurrences) aggregated from our local network programs across the U.S. and Canada, we have the ability to generate tailor-made datasets in a wide variety of scales and formats, and use this data in combination with other data (e.g., climate, protected areas, etc.) to help inform conservation action.
Below is comprehensive list of available data and map products, publications, tools and services.