NAIP 2016 Statewide Aerial Imagery – Now Available

Natural Color preview of Statewide Imagery Color infra red of Statewide Imagery
Statewide Mosaic Preview

The National Agriculture Imagery Program (NAIP) 2016 1-meter orthoimagery covering the entire state of Texas are now available from TNRIS.

These image products were flown July – December 2016 during leaf-on conditions and include Compressed County Mosaics (CCMs) and Digital Orthophoto Quarter Quads (DOQQs) – available to download from TNRIS.

NAIP is a nationwide program administered by the USDA-Farm Service Agency-Aerial Photography Field Office.

Data Access

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The NAIP 2016 is available on our Data Search & Download. Search for your area to find the available orthoimagery.


Products

  • MrSID Compressed County Mosaics (countywide)
  • Lossless compressed JPEG2000 DOQQs (3.75' x 3.75' tiles)
  • Uncompressed GeoTIFF DOQQs (3.75' x 3.75' tiles)
  • Seamline SHPs per county
  • Metadata XMLs per image
  • Tile index SHP (statewide)

Product Specification

  • 1-meter pixel resolution
  • 4-band, natural color and color infrared DOQQs (CCMs are 3-band natural color only)
  • UTM NAD83 coordinate system
  • Units in meters
  • Compiled to meet +/- 6 horizontal accuracy to true ground at 95% confidence

Technical Notes

  • Coverage along the TX/MX border areas is not complete. Some DOQQs are not covered in full with image pixels and instead have black nodata areas.
  • A fifth band of null values was created during the conversion from the uncompressed GeoTIFFs to the compressed lossless JPEG2000s. The conversion was performed in ERDAS Imagine which does not exhibit the fifth band. The fifth band is however revealed in ArcGIS and should be ignored.

Imagery Preview

Bexar County | Scale 1:3,000

Natural Color preview of Bexar Color infra red of Bexar
Bexar County SCALE 1:3,000

Brazoria County | Scale 1:32,000

Natural Color preview of Brazoria County Color infra red of Brazoria County
Brazoria County SCALE 1:32,000

Castro County | Scale 1:125,000

Natural Color preview of Castro County Color infra red of Castro County
Castro County 6in SCALE 1:125,000

Culberson County | Scale 1:17,000

Natural Color preview of Culberson Color infra red of Culberson County
Culberson County SCALE 1:17,000

El Paso County | Scale 1:30,000

Natural Color preview of El Paso County Color infra red of El Paso County
El Paso County 6in SCALE 1:30,000

Harris County | Scale 1:17,000

Natural Color preview of Harris County Color infra red of Harris County
Harris County SCALE 1:17,000

Montgomery County | Scale 1:20,000

Natural Color preview of Harris County Color infra red of Harris County
Montgomery County SCALE 1:20,000

Travis County | Scale 1:2,800

Natural Color preview of Travis County Color infra red of Travis County
Travis County SCALE 1:2,000

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