General Information About Minnesota Elevation Data
Inventories: Find Existing or Planned Data
- Statewide Elevation and
Imagery Inventory (SEII) (MnGeo)
Search and share information about elevation
data and digital air photos in and around Minnesota. Browse or search the dataset descriptions, or submit a description of planned or existing data.
- NDEP Project Tracking
Use interactive map of U.S. to search and input information on
federal elevation projects by location, progress, agency, time period,
surface mapped, and collection method.
Committees and Programs
- Minnesota's Digital
This committee works to promote the creation of statewide digital elevation
data that is consistently accurate and available to the public.
- National Digital Elevation Program (NDEP)
(various federal agencies)
The National Digital Elevation Program (NDEP) was established to promote the
exchange of accurate digital land elevation data among government, private,
and non-profit sectors and the academic community and to establish standards
and guidance that will benefit all users. This website includes an FAQ, Fact
Sheet, Glossary and a Project Tracking interactive mapping application.
Information Source Abbreviations:
IWI: International Water Institute
MnGeo: Minnesota Geospatial Information Office
USGS: United States Geological Survey