GIS for Marine Ecology
Science Fellow, Center for Ocean Solutions
This course focuses on marine spatial data creation, management, analysis and interpretation. Advanced GIS skills are gained through a combination of lecture, labs exercises and a final project. The final project provides an opportunity for students to apply geospatial skills to their area of interest. Topics included: introduction to coastal GIS data sources, marine data collection and management, geodesy and map projections, cartography and map production, spatial analysis and interpretation.