GIS Data

71 Thousand High-Resolution Historical Maps Available for Free Download

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Download High-Resolution Historical Maps for Free Geography and history and lovers rejoice! You can now see and even download unbelievable maps from the David Rumsey Map Collection database. The website covers more than 71 thousand maps and images that span the 16th to the 21st century and illustrate everything from the seven continents, to the entire world and even celestial ...

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Downloading satellite data from USGS websites

Downloading satellite data from USGS websites

Downloading satellite data from USGS websites In this video I’ve explained how to download satellite data i.e landsat data, sentinel data, SRTM data etc from the USGS websites (Earthexplorer & Glovis) and also adding those data in QGIS. the data is available free for download.

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12 Sources to Download FREE Land Cover and Land Use Data

12 Sources to Download FREE Land Cover and Land Use Data

12 Sources to Download FREE Land Cover and Land Use Data Before presenting the sources to download free land cover and land use data, let’s talk about the difference between these two terms often being used interchangeably: Land use and land cover! The land cover indicates the physical land type such as forest or open water whereas land use documents ...

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The American FactFinder

The American FactFinder (GIS Fundamentals and Mapping [Lab 2])

The American FactFinder The United States Census is an excellent source of GIS information. Any US-based GIS Analyst working in a human geography-related field should be familiar with it. There are lots of datasets on the website, but one of the most popular ways to find information is through the American FactFinder. This video overviews the American FactFinder available through ...

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