Media Resources

Colorado Image Atlas

An excellent online source of 3-d panoramic views generated from satellite imagery

Global Imagery Site

Use your mouse to pan and zoom to any place on earth. The underlying image data are from Google and Terraserver, so some areas are just 30-meter satellite imagery but many others are 1-meter

Mines and Communities

a project of three British-based organisations: People against Rio Tinto and Subsidiaries (Partizans), Indigenous Peoples Links (PIPlinks), and the Society of St.Columban


We use scientifically credible satellite images and other visual technologies to create compelling pictures that vividly illustrate environmental impacts and provide these pictures and supporting data to environmental advocates, the media, and the public.

USGS Terraserver

Online database of aerial photos and maps from the U.S. Geologic Survey