Wilkinson Bay (East), Louisiana.


29.474316977572418 N, -89.90857051142805 E


Ground resolution: 4.8 cm/px

Capture date: 2010-07-22T00:00:00

Publication date: 2011-05-05T00:00:00

License: Public Domain

This map is also soon available as a poster: https://www.flickr.com/photos/jeffreywarren/5601592336/

There are some great 1m/px 2009 USGS images of this site, which we used as the backdrop of the poster. Attached is a zip file of two datasets, and here are the JPG and metadata links to the set we used, entitled "USGS High Resolution State Orthoimagery for the Louisiana Coastal Area":

As USGS imagery, these are Public Domain data. More public domain reference imagery is available here:


We've generated online viewers for some of these sets, such as this NAPP image:

http://tilestream.publiclaboratory.org/#/map/NAPP13209_192 http://tilestream.publiclaboratory.org/#/map/f2908933nes


Cartographer notes

"Wilkinson Bay - East" This map is part of a series of maps that were made in the Wilkinson Bay region on 7/22/10. This particular map is a composite orthomosaic created from a 18 image acquisition sequence as the boat made it's way around the Southern and eastern shoreline of this particular bayou island. Image rectification was occurred with 5/24/10 NOAA and 10/18/08 USGS base maps.

wilkinson-bay wetlands coastline ecologically-sensitive-site oil-spill barataria gulf-oil wh

lat:29.474316977572418 lon:-89.90857051142805


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