GIS Unit - tools
Links to tools developed by and available from the GIS Unit, including GeoCAT, CATS, gazetteers.
The Geospatial Conservation Assessment Tool (GeoCAT) performs rapid geospatial analysis of species in a simple and powerful way. This tool is designed to produce rapid species level conservation assessments through an easy to use interface with a familiar Google Map underlay.
The Conservation Assessment Tools (CAT)
The Conservation Assessment Tools (CAT) is an extension to ArcView that provides a suite of tools designed to produce rapid conservation assessments. Preliminary conservation assessments based on range can be calculated either for single or multiple species.
Gazetteers are geographical directories and important references for place names.