Aerial Photos

2016 Digital Orthophotography



The 2016 color digital imagery has a ground resolution of 6 inches and a horizontal accuracy of +/- 1.5 feet.
Referenced to the Washington County Coordinate System - NAD83/1986.
Available in TIFF, JPEG and ECW file formats.

Cost, Metadata

Minnesota Geospatial Commons
Free Download:
2016 digital aerial photography (1 ft. resolution) for Washington County is available at Minnesota Geospatial Commons

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Aerial Photography Archives

1936
20” x 20” photo prints for viewing - west half of county only
1945
Digital format – Black & White
1953
9” x 9” photo prints for viewing
1964
20” x 20” photo prints for viewing
1969
Black & White prints from mylar - 200 scale half sections
Digital format available - Black & White
1976
Black & White prints from mylar - 200 scale half sections
1985
Black & White prints from mylar - 200 scale half sections
1991
Black & White prints from mylar - 200 scale half sections
1996
Black & White prints from mylar - 200 scale half sections
2000
Digital format – Black & White / plus 2 ft. contours
2005
Digital format – Color
2009 Digital format – Color
2013 Digital format – Color 


Minnesota Historical Aerial Photographs Online

Historic digital aerial photos for various years can be found at the John R. Borchert Map Library (University of Minnesota).