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Coastal Oblique Imagery (February 2016)

NOAA has released a set of oblique imagery captured February 6-9, 2016. On the same site is baseline imagery under the 2015 tab of imagery collected in September 2015. NOAA is collecting this data in order to assess impacts to several NOS mission areas including navigation and coastal zone management as well […]

Planet Labs releases open California imagery datasets

Planet Labs captures imagery from micro-satellites – they have made imagery for California Open for use.

I didn’t have the opportunity to see exactly how to get the data into my apps and desktop, but here is the web page: https://www.planet.com/open-california.

From their page:

Frequently Asked Questions What data is included in […]

2014 Color Orthophotography – LARIAC 4

***NOTE***The 4-inch imagery is under license from Pictometry International, and cannot be publicly released.

This dataset represents natural color, leaf-off, 0.33-foot (4-inch) high-resolution, high-accuracy orthorectified aerial imagery, acquired by the Los Angeles Regional Imagery Consortium (LARIAC) in winter 2013/2014. This imagery covers the majority of urban/suburban areas of the County in mainland (approximately 2,898 square […]

Imagery of Southern California (Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino Counties) – 2014

USGS has now posted 2014 imagery for a portion of the southern California urban region. New imagery was collected in mid 2014 by USGS contractors for the built up areas around the Orange County and Riverside/San Bernardino urban areas. This region covers about 2,250 square miles. The images have a one foot resolution […]

Historic Maps of Los Angeles City (1849, 1908)

Two georeferenced images of historic maps of Los Angeles were downloaded from Earthworks, as posted by SoCalGIS. Since they were georeferenced I thought they might be of interest.

Many thanks to Harvard University Library for scanning and georeferencing these maps.

Click below to download

Map of Los Angeles (1849) […]

2011 4-inch and 1 foot Orthophoto Imagery Date Flown – LARIAC 3

This dataset contains the dates of the imagery compiled into the 2011 Los Angeles Regional Imagery Acquisition Consortium 4-inch and 1-foot color orthophotography. We are currently waiting for one final block to be added to this dataset (the National Forest north of Santa Clarita).

Each polygon contains a 8 digit number that […]

2011 4-inch Color Orthophotography – LARIAC 3

***NOTE***The 4-inch imagery is under license from Pictometry International, and cannot be publicly released.

This dataset represents natural color, leaf-off, 0.33-foot (4-inch) high-resolution, high-accuracy orthorectified aerial imagery, acquired by the Los Angeles Regional Imagery Consortium (LARIAC) in winter 2010/2011. This imagery covers the majority of urban/suburban areas of the County in mainland (approximately 2,898 […]

DMSP Live Satellite Imagery

Defense Meteorological Satellite Program (DMSP), low, earth-orbiting satellites have provided the military with important environmental information.

Some cool things you can find:

Nighttime lights of the world – – here’s a KMZ file I downloaded: DMSP_Nighttime_Lights.kmz Visible and Infrared imagery

Link to their sensors: http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/dmsp/sensors.html

The DMSP satellites “see” such environmental […]

2010 6-inch Post-Fire Orthophotography

This data is 6-inch color orthophotography flown the week of February 15th, 2010 to document the impact of debris flows February 6th, 2010.

Coverage Area (with Station Fire Perimeter)

On the morning of February 6th, 2010, the community of La Canada Flintridge saw a major debris flow on a number of streets […]

2008 1-foot Orthophotography (National Forest) – LARIAC 2

Countywide Coverage

***NOTE***The imagery is held under license from Pictometry International, and cannot be publicly released.

Natural color, leaf-off, 1-foot high-resolution, high-accuracy orthorectified aerial imagery, acquired by the Los Angeles Regional Imagery Consortium (LARIAC 2) in early 2008. This imagery covers the National Forest areas of the County, approximately 1,056 square […]

2006 1-foot Orthophotography (National Forest) – LARIAC

Coverage

***NOTE***The imagery is held under license from InfoTech International, and cannot be publicly released.

Natural color, leaf-off, 1-foot high-resolution, high-accuracy orthorectified aerial imagery, acquired by the Los Angeles Regional Imagery Consortium (LARIAC) in early 2006. This imagery covers the National Forest areas of the County, approximately 1,056 square miles, and […]

2006 4-inch Color Orthophotography – LARIAC

Detail

***NOTE***The imagery is held under license from InfoTech International, and cannot be publicly released.

Natural color, leaf-off, 0.33-foot (4-inch) high-resolution, high-accuracy orthorectified aerial imagery, acquired by the Los Angeles Regional Imagery Consortium (LARIAC) in early 2006. This imagery covers the majority of urban/suburban areas of the County in mainland (approximately […]

2008 4-inch Color Orthophotography – LARIAC 2

Detail

***NOTE***The 4-inch imagery is held under license from Pictometry International, and cannot be publicly released.

Natural color, leaf-off, 0.33-foot (4-inch) high-resolution, high-accuracy orthorectified aerial imagery, acquired by the Los Angeles Regional Imagery Consortium (LARIAC) in winter 2007/2008. This imagery covers the majority of urban/suburban areas of the County in mainland […]