Forest GIS

UCCE hosted a Forestry Applications of GIS training on May 25-26, 2023. This two day workshop offers guided training for participants to learn about managing and editing data, best practices in cartography, and spatial analysis.  Workshop was hosted at Sierra College (5100 Sierra College Blvd Rocklin, Room V-318) and include presentations and hands-on exercises.   (View agenda here)


  • What is GIS/GPS?
  • Geospatial Data Considerations
  • Data Sources


  • Accessing data in ArcGIS
  • Querying data by location and attributes
  • Creating a map for export
  • and much more...

Past Workshop Agenda



To request a workshop, contact Ricky Satomi, UCCE Forestry Advisor at 530.822.6213,