Step-by-step tutorials for working on mapping projects using GIS methods and software.

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How to Download QGIS

QGIS is a free and open source desktop GIS software used to create, edit, visualize, analyze, and publish geospatial information on Windows, Mac, Linux, BSD and mobile devices.

How to Download

  1. Visit QGIS.org.

  2. Select Download Now.

  3. Select your desired platform.


If you get an error message that Apple can’t check the app for malicious software, you can follow these instructions, by right-clicking the application and selecting Open.