02 September 2019 | Data Dashboard

GIS & Spatial Data Dashboard

This Dashboard gives an overview of GIS related datasets on the Pacific Environment Portal.
From digital atlases, interactive spatial data viewers to open access geospatial data repositories and online maps. You can find it all on this dashboard.


An open access geospatial data repository for the Pacific Region providing premier geophysical, geodetic, and marine spatial data sets.


The PacificMap provides easy access to spatial data: drag and drop your own spatial data on the map, or browse the Data Catalogue.

Marine Atlas - Fiji, Tonga, Kiribati, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu

The Marine Atlases for Fiji, Tonga, Kiribati, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu can be found on this portal. You can find both the reports and links to the Interactive data viewers. Search for the datasets using the keywords "Marine Atlas MACBIO".

Protected Seas

Open dataset of boundaries and regulations that apply to marine protected areas (MPAs) and fishery management areas in international marine waters.

MGCP Topographic Dataset

Freely available high-resolution topographic vector data for a selection of Pacific Island Countries.

GEOSS Portal

The GEOSS Portal is an online map-based user interface which allows users to discover and access Earth observation data and resources from different providers from all over the world.


Pacific Catastrophe Risk Assessment and Financing Initiative. OpenDRI repository for the Pacific Region providing premier risk-related geospatial data sets.

UN Biodiversity Lab

The UN Biodiversity Lab is an online platform that allows policymakers and other partners to access global data layers, upload and manipulate their own datasets, and query multiple datasets to provide key information on the Aichi Biodiversity Targets and nature-based Sustainable Development Goals.

Digital Atlas of Micronesia

The Digital Atlas of Micronesia is the foremost source of maps and geospatial information for the Federated States of Micronesia.

World Reef Map – Global Coral Reef Atlas

Online interactive coral reef atlas that allows users to explore all of the coral reefs and shallow water marine habitats mapped on the Global Reef Expedition (Living Oceans Foundation).


Global Ocean Acidification Observing Network data portal: this data portal contains platforms and products measuring ocean acidification parameters around the world.

Mapping Ocean Wealth Explorer

The Mapping Ocean Wealth data viewer is a live online resource for sharing understanding of the value of marine and coastal ecosystems to people. It includes global maps, regionally-specific studies, reference data, and a number of “apps” providing key data analytics. One example is the Mangrove Restoration Potential Map.

Pacific Women in Geospatial Magazine

A magazine by women active in the geospatial industry to promote the profession to girls in school.


Want to create a map, open a GIS file or do spatial analysis? QGIS is a Free and Open Source Geographic Information System that allows you to do that. The Pacific Environment Portal shows you how to get started: https://pacific-data.sprep.org/dataset/qgis