Local Air Quality Conditions and Forecasts
Geospatial Data for the State of Louisiana
U.S. Department of State – Facts about the land, people, history, government, political conditions, economy, and foreign relations of independent states.
USGS maps studying the spatial distribution of the West Nile Virus, insect-borne encephalitis and Powassan Virus in the US. Other features include history of the virus, and descriptions of symptoms and methods of transmission.
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s access to several EPA databases to provide information about environmental activities that may affect air, water, and land anywhere in the United States.
Economic Research from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
Maps provided by the Lincoln Parish GIS Office. Retrieve and view spatial data about Lincoln Parish including school districts, boundaries, and soil types, etc.
Create, view, and print maps of Louisiana.
Various projections including: Azimuthals, Conics, Cylndricals, Polyconics, Pseudoconics, and Pseudocylindricals
Maps and driving directions.
The Microsoft Research Maps Web site provides free public access to a vast data store of maps and aerial photographs of the United States.
Contains interactive and static maps using data from over 20 government agencies that “capture and depict the patterns, conditions, and trends of American life.”
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s National Weather Service
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service – Series of topical maps to show wetlands and deepwater habitats.
Many soil surveys are available online. At this time, only a few Louisiana parishes are on the web. Prescott Library has a full collection of soil surveys from every state.
Topologically Integrated Geographic Encoding and Referencing System: digital database of geographic features covering the entire U.S.
Switch between topographic, aeronautical, nautical, and the air photo of available areas.
U.S. National Library of Medicine – Explore on-site toxic releases and hazardous waste sites.
The U.S. Board on Geographic Names maintains uniform geographic name usage throughout the Federal Government.
A powerful geographic and demographic tool that allows you to search for 1990, 2000, 2010, 2012, and 2013 Census data by simply typing in a zip code or city and state.
Satellite, radar, historic, and travel weather maps.
Country profile maps, thematic maps, and DFS mission maps.
From the University of Texas Map Collection.
Central Intelligence Agency: Provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for each country of the world.