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Map and Air Photo Repository

IRIS maintains a dynamic collection of materials from past and present projects, gathered and retained for extension, teaching and research purposes. The collection includes aerial photography, agricultural districts, land use and wetland maps for New York State.  Historic USGS topographic maps, documentation, maps and reports from resource inventory projects are also in the collection. 

  • Air PhotoHistoric NYS Air Photos - A large and comprehensive
    collection of aerial photographs for New York State
  • Ag DistHistoric NYS Agricultural Districts Maps - A collection
    of historic Agricultural District maps dating back to the early 1970's
  • LUNRNYS Land Use and Natural Resource Inventory - A comprehensive
    mapping project contracted by New York State to delineate Land
    Use and Natural Resources (LUNR_ from 1968 aerial photography.



Susan Hoskins, 607-255-4864
Senior Extension Associate/Program Leader

Diane Ayers, 607-255-6529
Extension Support Specialist I/GIS Data Manager & Educator