Ellie Linden is a Spatial Scientist, performing GIS analysis and data visualization for NatureServe’s interactive biodiversity indicator dashboards. Ecological studies in Belize, South Africa, and Australia inspired her passion to improve the accessibility of biodiversity data for decision making and conservation planning across large landscapes. She holds a M.S. from the University of Connecticut and a B.A. from Colby College, and currently resides in Boulder, CO. Her previous research used historic remote sensing satellite imagery to analyze landscape change across a protected area network in South Africa.