The Nature Conservancy in Oregon is hiring a permanent spatial analyst to serve our Forest Team. The Forest Spatial Analyst develops, and manages, conservation databases and provides technical support in GIS and other relational database technologies to the Conservancy's Oregon Forest Team and collaborative stakeholders as supervised by the Oregon Forest Conservation Director. The primary role is development of decision support tools and analysis to inform forest conservation planning, implementation, and monitoring, with a focus on improving the quality, accelerating the pace, and increasing scale of dry forest restoration. Forest restoration activities may include mechanical thinning, prescribed burning, and managed wildfire. The position interacts extensively with external partners, including forest collaborative groups and state/ federal agencies, working to cultivate strong partnerships and jointly funded projects.
The position will be located in Bend, Oregon but will entail travel to support other geographies; may consider locating position in Medford, Oregon, pending mutual agreement.
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