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Finding and Using GIS Data

The AGS Library's Guide to Finding GIS data and working with it for your specific project needs

WisconsinView details



About: WisconsinView is a resource that brings together remote sensing data for the state of Wisconsin. It's largest collection is the National Agriculture Imagery Program (NAIP) aerial imagery, which ranges from 2004 to 2015.

Datasets: Aerial Photography, Flood Data, Landsat 1-3 MSS, Landsat 4-7 TM/ETM+, LiDAR DEMs, Tornado Data

WisconsinView general instructions

1) Navigate to the data portal

2) Select a dataset and click 'Go'

3) Different datasets use different interfaces for downloading data, follow on screen instructions to download data

Request Data from the AGSL

Still Stuck?

If you are having trouble finding the data you are looking for, the AGS Library may be able to help.

  • Use the buttons below to view our Geospatial Data homepage, request data from our collection, or e-mail us with questions.
  • You can also call or stop in during regular business hours, Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm.
  • We are located in the Golda Meir Library at UWM on the 3rd floor of the East Wing. Phone: (414) 229-6282.
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