Links to online map & imagery sites
I have included several sub-pages here covering different types of mapping. I find them useful - so others may do so as well? While it is possible to seach for theses examples - some are better than others and some lie buried within an organisation's website. These sites are mainly "closed" services but the ability to adopt, integrate and publish them yourself is growig and I'll add some examples in future
The list of themes below is a selection of those available today. These are ALL FREE to view and some may be incorporated in your own services. The sub pages (where they exist) provide several more examples with links and ratings.
Themes below are in alphabetical order:
|Aerial Imagery||Britain from Above [historical]||20170903|
|Base [topo] Mapping||Open Street Map [world]||20170903|
|Cadastral [property] Mapping||Land Info New Zealand||20170903|
|Earth Sciences eg earthquakes/volcanoes||USGS Earthquake map [>2.5]||20170903|
|Geology||BGS Geology - UK||20170903|
|Historical Maps||Bristol City Council [via menu]||20170903|
|Local Government||Calderdale MBC base map||20170903|
|Meteorology||Netweather tv Radar [UK]||20170903|
|Place Names||Place Names [ONS]||20170903|
|Statistics||ONS Statisticsal Change||20170903|
|Transport||Open Sea Map [shipping - world]||20170903|
- More links (&rated) on the sub pages
- but not all sub pages exist currently (sorry).
- Sub pages exist where linked [underlined].
- Themes to be added: Admin Units, Astro, Archeology/Protected Sites, LandCover/Use, Local Govt [world], Marine,....
I will add a section of metatdata services here
KJM 03 Sep 2017