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Earth Sciences

Every day, the scientific community uses GIS to address twenty-first-century environmental challenges and understand the changing world. A strong scientific enterprise will yield new tools for analysis and investigation to increase our capacity to question, learn, and advance.


Esri, USGS release first 3D map of world's oceans.

Learn the innovative public-private partnership led by Esri and the United States Geological Survey (USGS) to create the Ecological Marine Units (EMUs), a 3D representation of the world's oceans.

Field Operations Optimization

Empower field staff and citizen scientists to view and collect mission-critical data directly from their mobile devices.

Perform Scientific Analysis

Integrate scientific modeling environments for change monitoring, feature extraction, and in-depth analysis.

Communicate Science

Combine authoritative data with narrative text and multimedia content to communicate clearly in context. 

Specialized Apps

Apps for the field

Connect your field data collection staff with the office. Give your entire team access to the same authoritative data to reduce errors, boost productivity, and save money.

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ArcGIS Pro

Use intuitive 2D and 3D mapping to create visualizations, perform complex scientific analysis, conduct image processing, and improve data management and integration.

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Esri Story Maps

Combine authoritative maps with narrative text, images, and multimedia content. Easily harness the power of maps and geography to tell your story.

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