FREE GEOSPATIAL DATA
Free Geospatial Data
Free Data Resources

 

Sacramento Region

 

 

These are links to data sets that are in and around the Sacramento Region.

 

Cities

 

City of Sacramento

 

City of West Sacramento

 

City of Elk Grove

 

City of Davis

 

Counties

 

Sacramento County

 

Placer County

 

Yolo County

 

Napa County

 

 

Regional Cooperatives

 

Sacramento Area Council of Governments (SACOG)

 

Lake Tahoe - USGS

 

Mohave Desert Ecosystem

 

 

 

California State Clearinghouse

 

This site contains a wide variety of free downloadable data sets (vector and raster) throughout California.

 

 

CalAtlas - aka California Spatial Information Library

 

 

 

USGS National Map

 

Created and Maintained by the USGS.  This site provides a link to national geospatial datasets throught the entire US.  Data scales will range from local - national based on availability.

 

Some of the data collected in the Sacramento Region will be posted here in the near future as well as the CalAtlas site above.

 

 

The National Map

 

 

 

 

 

 


Canadian Data

 

 

Geogratis

 

Offers free data for various Canadian resources. There are some good Landsat images here too.

 

 


AVIRIS - Airborne Visible/Infrared Imaging Spectrometer

 

AVIRIS Data

 

AVIRIS Hyperspectral data available for free at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory.  Obtain free AVIRIS Data for a few small areas.

 


NASA's World Wind

 

NASA has a Google Earth-like application called World Wind.  The data behind this application contains, Landsat 7, MODIS, RADAR, Hyperspectral, weather, etc.  There are also globes of the Moon, Mars, and Venus.

 

This application will require a recent computer and the Microsoft .NET 2.0 Framework to be installed.