Avenza Maps Pro – Resources for Master Loggers


Recently, the Master Logger Certification program was able to issue free Avenza Maps Pro subscriptions to Master Logger Certified companies. To help make the best use of this tool, Master Loggers have free access to Avenza Systems trainings, as well the resources provided on this page.

If you would like to register for an Avenza Systems virtual training, please email sydney@tcnef.org. The next training is on: May 22, 2024.

If you are a Master Logger and have not taken advantage of the free Avenza Maps Pro subscription, please email sydney@tcnef.org

The below videos have been provided by Jeffrey Dubis, Associate Professor at SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry.

Video 1: Introduction to Avenza Map Pro Functions


    • Logging into a new Avenza Pro account
    • New features with your Avenza Pro account (vs. Avenza free version)
        • Waypoint averaging
        • Creating features (e.g. recording tracks, points, and areas)
        • Export to shapefile and other formats

Video 2: Creating Attribute Schema

This video is more geared towards those that intend on using their Avenza Pro in conjunction with mapping software, such as ArcGIS. It covers how to make data collection more efficient for ArcGIS using Attribute Schema, where Attribute Schema become Attribute Tables in ArcGIS.