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Steve Schill

Adjunct Faculty -Teaching
Plant & Wildlife Sciences, FHSS Geography, Faculty Geography, Adjunct


Lead Scientist for The Nature Conservancy's Caribbean Division. My team has been working with governments and partners since 2003 to map marine habitats and model ecosystem services, strategically expand marine protected areas, and develop new monitoring techniques.

Research Interests

Protected area design and marine spatial planning, mapping and monitoring coastal habitats, and ecosystem-based adaptation to climate change.

Teaching Interests

Remote Sensing, Image Processing, Conservation GIS, Landscape Ecology


  • Geography, Remote Sensing , University of South Carolina (2001)
  • Geography, GIS , University of South Carolina (1997)
  • Geography, International Development , French, Utah State University (1995)

Courses Taught