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Using The National Map Products and Services

Version 1.00 - June 2015


Course Goals and Objectives

Taking the Course

Prerequisites

Data Files

Software

Narration and Slide Notes

Assessment and Course Credit

Questions and Problems


Course Lessons

To start each lesson click on the lesson title below.

Lesson 1 - Introduction

Lesson 2 - The Eight Layers of The National Map (TNM)

Lesson 3a - The National Map Viewer - Introduction

Lesson 3b - The National Map Viewer - Map Tools

Lesson 4a - Using The National Map Download Client

Lesson 4b - Downloading Data with The National Map Download Client

Lesson 4c - Downloading Maps with The National Map Download Client

Lesson 4d - Using The National Map Download Manager

Lesson 5 - Using the National Map Web Services in ArcMap

Lesson 6a - Using USGS US Topo and Historic Topographic Maps on your Mobile Device

Lesson 6b - Using USGS The National Map Data on Mobile Devices

Lesson 7a - EarthExplorer Introduction

Lesson 7b - EarthExplorer Search Criteria

Lesson 7c - EarthExplorer Results

Lesson 7d - Using the Earth Explorer Interface to Access Imagery in HDDS

Lesson 8 - US Topo Created Before June 2017 and the HTMC

Lesson 9a - Accessing US Topo through USGS Store

Lesson 9b - Accessing USGS Historical Maps Through TopoView

Lesson 10a - Digital Elevation Models, Hydro-Flattening and Hydro-Enforcement

Lesson 11a - US Interagency Elevation Inventory

Lesson 11b1 - Public Areas of Interest Collection Tool

Lesson 11b2 - USGS Areas of Interest Collection Tool (USGS Internal Only)

Lesson 11c - Creating KMLs and Shapefiles

Lesson 11d - Using the SeaSketch Interface

Lesson 11f - New Elevation Products and Services From 3DEP Lidar Data

Lesson 12a - Introduction to the Topo TNM Style Template and Topo Map Vector Data Products

Lesson 12b - Downloading the Style Template and Topo Map Vector Data Products

Lesson 12c - How to Configure the Topo TNM Style Template

Lesson 13b Part 1 - Registering for the USGS Emergency Operations Collection Management Tool

  • This lesson is comprised of instructions on how to register for access to the Collection Management Tool through the EROS Registration System (ERS), how to navigate around the Collection Management Tool, or CMT and finally, How to Submit a Data Acquisition Request (DAR). 
  • This lesson runs for 5 minutes and 14 seconds.
  • Lesson 13B Part 2 - Navigating the USGS Emergency Operations Collection Management Tool

    Lesson 13B Part 3 - Submitting a Data Acquisition Request in the USGS Collection Management Tool

    Lesson 14A - Bulk Download of US Topo Maps and Historical USGS Maps (USGS Internal Only)


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