NSF REU Belize

We provide funded international experiences in Belize for U.S. undergraduates in community GIS and citizen science that connect research to real-world problem solving inclusive of knowledge from local stakeholders.

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NSF REU Belize

Undergrad research in Belize.

Open Reef

Drones for a clearer view.

GeoBus

STEM education on wheels.

Coastal Connections

Mapping sense of place.

Citizen Science GIS

Connecting communities and scientists.

Who We Are

Who We Are

We are public scholars strengthening connections between society and science by training and empowering diverse communities with the knowledge of GIS and drone technology.

What We Do

What We Do

We develop open geographic resources with community-based entities and provide educational opportunities to shape current and future generations of community-minded individuals.

Why We Do It

Why We Do It

We aim to make science more accessible and understandable, to ensure that our diverse society can inform science, and to ensure society benefits from scientific discoveries.

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