Marxan is a suite of tools designed to help decision makers find good solutions to conservation planning problems. This includes free software that can be used to solve several types of planning problems and extensive documentation and examples describing a framework for approaching conservation planning. Marxan is the most frequently used conservation planning software and has been applied to hundreds of spatial conservation planning problems around the world.


All Marxan and associated software, both in the cloud and downloadable, is available free.

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From an online community, free manuals, training courses and FAQ's, you'll find all the support you need



See where Marxan has been used in real conservation & management situations around the globe. 

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Case Studies


Matt_Marxan RT @inter_une: The UNE International Hub has been named a finalist for the International Student Community Engagement Award, to be announce…
Matt_Marxan RT @EFF: Now that we have kittens, everyone’s stopping by the EFF office. Great to see you, @xychelsea!
Matt_Marxan RT @HugePossum: Senior #conservation Planning position at NatureServ - a rare opportunity #Marxan
Matt_Marxan RT @Rebeccaweeks: Recent #openaccess paper on Incorporating seascape connectivity in conservation prioritisation #m
Matt_Marxan RT @fabiomoioli: Artificial Intelligence is everywhere in our future world, from cloud to dust, from things to beings! ...ready? https://t.…
Matt_Marxan RT @MattHHolden: Interested in machine learning and artificial intelligence. Start *playing* with math!
Matt_Marxan RT @Clintonswalk: I went from this working class man to a warrior they call the spirit walker. #ClintonsWalk
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Matt_Marxan @RebelWilson Congrats. Can't wait to see what you create :)