the scientif i c foundation
for the green economy
Spatial Informatics Group—Natural Assets Laboratory
The science and policy of natural assets and environmental markets are evolving rapidly and require nimble institutions to provide the innovations necessary to link economic and environmental interests. In 2012, the non-profit SIG-NAL was created to meet this need. SIG-NAL broadens the reach of the technical capacity and professional networks of Spatial Informatics Group (SIG) to create a more flexible entity with increased effectiveness in a dynamic economic and political context working for the public benefit.
SIG Provides Local Fire Management
Training in Indonesia
Sumatra, Indonesia (November, 2015)
Brett Shields and Dr. Chris Mallek conducted a five day fire training course on behalf of the US Forest Service and Burung Indonesia at the Harapan Rainforest site in Jambi, Sumatra (Indonesia). Brett is SIG’s Director for Asia Pacific (top center in orange) and Chris (top right in yellow) is a new SIG affiliate with our Natural Hazards team. Read More