The 2012 statewide aerial imagery is now available!
Some of the basic facts:
- 4 bands (R,G,B,NIR)
- 1 foot pixel resolution
- Flown in March 2012 (leaf-off)
- Each tile covers 2.3 square kilometers (0.897 sq mi) and is 97.696 MB
It was paid for through a partnership between Connecticut Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection (DESPP), the Connecticut Department of Transportation (DOT), and the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency (NGA) along with the United States Geological Survey (USGS) providing support through project management, contracting and quality assurance/quality control (QA/QC).
The download interface allows you to download a mosaic for a whole town in JP2 format, or as individual GeoTiffs or MrSIDs. Users can also access the layer remotely through CTECO’s Map Services.