• 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.


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