The Center for Conservation Innovation (CCI) focuses on improving endangered species conservation in the U.S., especially under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). We use data, technology, and interdisciplinary approaches to pioneer innovative, pragmatic conservation solutions. This site provides easy access and brief explanations of our web-based tools and analyses. Intro Video

Dynamic Recovery

Applications illustrating how traditional PDF recovery plans can be updated for dynamic content on the web.

ESA Funding

A high-level analysis of the appropriations for and reported expenditures on the ESA.

Consultation Quality

Comparative analysis of the quality of consultations performed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and National Marine Fisheries Service.

GBIF Map Microapp

A simple, embeddable map of species occurrence using data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility.

Southeast Planning

Analysis combining county-level imperiled species data and human population growth projections to aid conservation planning.