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Selected Federal Systems

Wisconsin State Cartographer's Office

  • This is a good place to start -- the Wisconsin Land Information Clearinghouse (WISCLINC) is a clearinghouse effort in Wisconsin maintained by the Wisconsin State Cartographer's Office. It is part of a network of NSDI nodes which contribute to the progress of such federal initiatives as Geospatial One-Stopand The National Map. WISCLINC pulls together records of geospatial data, land records websites and statewide land information inventory survey.

Wisconsin State Agency Systems

  • Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources - List of Interactive Web Mapping Applications: http://www.dnr.state.wi.us/maps/gis/applist.html
  • WisconsinDNR WebView ArcIMS Server: http://maps.dnr.state.wi.us/webview
  • Wisconsin DNR Managed Lands ArcIMS Server:http://www.dnr.state.wi.us/org/land/facilities/dnr_lands_mapping.html
  • Chronic Wasting Disease Status MapsArcIMS Server: http://maps.dnr.state.wi.us/cwd/
  • WDNR Digital Orthophoto Tracker: http://maps.dnr.state.wi.us/imf/dnrimf.jsp?site=webview.doptracker
  • WDNR Digital Raster Graphic DownloadSite: http://www.dnr.state.wi.us/maps/gis/datadrg.html
  • WDNR GIS Registry of Closed Remediation SitesServer: http://maps.dnr.state.wi.us/imf/dnrimf.jsp?site=brrts
  • National Heritage Inventory Online DatabaseMapObjects Server: http://www.dnr.state.wi.us/org/land/er/nhi/NHI_ims/onlinedb.htm
  • Watershed Management - Dam Safety  ArcIMS Server: http://www.dnr.state.wi.us/org/land/er/nhi/NHI_ims/onlinedb.htm
  • Watershed Management - Dam Safety "Lite"ArcIMS Server: http://maps.dnr.state.wi.us/damslite/viewer.htm
  • Watershed Management - Floodplain Analysis Database: http://maps.dnr.state.wi.us/fad/
  • Watershed Management - FEMA Maps: http://maps.dnr.state.wi.us/fad/
  • Using Computer Tools to Find the Information You Need: http://dnr.wi.gov/org/es/science/publications/SS_1000_2005.pdf
  • Using Computer Tools to Find the Maps You Need: http://dnr.wi.gov/org/es/science/publications/SS_1001_2005.pdf
  • Wisconsin DNR & UW-Madison Botany Department - Wisconsin Aquatic and Terrestrial Resources Inventory (ATRI): http://atriweb.info/indexIE.htm
  • WisconsinInteractive Map Server (WIMS) ArcIMS Server: http://wims.legis.state.wi.us/; http://www.legis.state.wi.us/ltsb/redistricting/interactive_map.htm - (Note: This is actually the jump point for a separate service for each county.)
  • Forward Wisconsin Location One Information System (LOIS) Users Guide: http://www.forwardwisconsin.com/forward_docs/category.php?category_id=63

Wisconsin State Systems with Restricted Access

University of Wisconsin Systems

  • UW-Madison Applied Population Laboratory - WISSTAT: http://www.wisstat.wisc.edu/ http://www.wisstat.wisc.edu/uwex/wimaps.aspx
  • WisconsinFood Security Project Map Objects Sever: http://www.wisstat.wisc.edu/uwex/foodmaps.aspx
  • UW-Madison Botany Department BioMapper ArcIMS Server: http://www.botany.wisc.edu/herbarium/
  • UW-MadisonEnvironmental Remote Sensing Center- Connecting to the ArcSDE/Oracle Spatial Database at ERSC: http://www.ersc.wisc.edu/resources/database.php
  • MODIS Image Sample (download): http://www.ersc.wisc.edu/resources/MODIS_Aqua_2003_10_06_1853z.zip
  • LakeWaterClarity Monitoring and Analysis - with Satellite Remote Sensing MapServer: http://www.lakesat.org
  • UW-MadisonForestEcology and Management - Wildland Urban Interface 2000 Internet Map Server: http://silvis.forest.wisc.edu/projects/WUIMapper.asp
  • UW-MadisonSeaGrant - Wisconsin Coastal Image Server: http://ortho.lic.wisc.edu/orthoserver/
  • Lake Superior CircleTour MapServer: http://coastal.lic.wisc.edu/gwiz_mapserver/circletour/client_index.php

Wisconsin County Systems

Wisconsin Municipal Systems

Regional Systems