Aerial Photography of Minnesota

Digital aerial photography covering Minnesota has been collected since the late-1930s by federal, state, and local governments and by private companies. A great deal of this imagery can be viewed and/or downloaded online. Click on the links below for information about recent digital aerial photography acquisitions, and guidance on how to find, view, download, and use them.

Most requested:  

    FSA Photos        Air Photos by Source        Uses of Air Photos


To view aerial photography and other geographic data, go to Minnesota NorthStar Mapper (does not include NAIP2015 imagery)

Not sure where to start?

If you know of other publicly available air photo sources, please let us know:

Geographic Data Clearinghouse