ONLINE SOURCES FOR MAPS AND MAP DATA

UN Cartography Section Maps Perry Castenada Map Library
Google Earth Engine UC Berkeley Map Library
  T.I.G.E.R. map browser
CIA maps | CIA Factbook Acme Mapper Google map with topo
National Atlas of the United States USGS National Map Seamless Server
NOAA Online Nautical Chart Viewer EPA Envirofacts maps
NOAA Ocean/Land relief images Map Warper (map georectifier, and image georeferencer tool)
NOAA Vector Shoreline Type name find lat/long
NOAA Historical Charts National Park Maps
United Kingdom reference maps Hiking Trails in NJ/NY

DIVA-GIS OUTLINE MAPS IN VECTOR FORMAT
Digital Chart of the World Resources GIS Data Depot
Country Boundary shapefiles ESRI census TIGER shapefiles
SEDAC CIESIN maps & data World boundary Shapefiles
GADM Country/World shapefiles FAO digital country boundaries
Global Land Cover Data Geography Network GIS data
GIS in transportation - USDOT | maps GLOBE images of continents
USGS/NASA Imagery EPA region 2 (NJ,NY,PR,VI) GIS data
NOAA Digital Terrain Data 3D Nature Data Source Links
Geo for All Open Street Maps

Census Bureau Data for NJ counties NJ Dept of Transportation Maps
NJ Spatial Data Clearinghouse NJ County and Municipal Links
NJ Demographic and Economic Data NJ Geological Survey Geodata
NJ DEP GIS EPA region 2 (NJ,NY,PR,VI) GIS data

MAP SYMBOLS


AIRPORT DATA

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TOPOGRAPHIC ---- MAPS

TOPOZONE US topo quads MAPFINDER find and order USGS topos
TRAILS topo quads MapTech Topos and Nautical Charts
NJ Topographic Quads  Symbols for large scale maps (PDF)
 NY Topographic Quads  State Index maps for topos

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OUTLINE ---- MAPS

onestopmaps from about.com
from the Education Place from the Perry Castaneda Map Collection
d-maps.com from National Geographic

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SATELLITE VIEWS

Google Earth (requires Chrome browser) GLOBAL elevation images
Satellite and 3D Posters Terraserver
NASA Image Archives Earth Imaging
NASA Photo Gallery Space Shuttle images
NASA Visible Earth Images SPACE IMAGING

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PICTURES / ICONS / SYMBOLS / PATTERNS

MAP SYMBOLS
USGS patterns/symbols
USGS color chart 
Geologic Map Patterns
USGS DRG color palettes 

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NAMES OF PLACES AND FEATURES

 USA (USGS)
 Antarctica (USGS)
 International (NIMA)

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HISTORICAL MAPS

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CALCULATING DISTANCES

Surface Distance Between Two Points of Latitude and Longitude

COMMERCIAL MAP VENDORS

National Geographic

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TUTORIALS

Tactile Graphics

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NJ Maps
New Jersey
Political Maps
Physiographic
Regions
Land Types
TEXT
 
 

Soils
Bedrock Geology
Surface Geology
  Geology description
  Geology
 
 
 

Relief
Landsat image of
New Jersey 1972
Landsat image of
New Jersey 1995
 
 
 

NJ Watershed Management Areas http://www.state.nj.us/dep/dwq/pdf/pspmapco.pdf
River Basins & Water
Management Areas
 
 
 

Passaic River Basin Coalition
Raritan River Basin
NJ TopoMaps

JPEG

 PDF VERSION

NJ State Parks, Forests, Marinas, and Recreation Areas
 
 

USDA hardiness zones- NJ closeup
 NJ Climate overview
 


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