Aerial Photos of Montana, 2013

U.S. Farm Service Agency - National Agricultural Imagry Program (NAIP)

Click on a square in the map below to download the photograph of the area.

These photos are in MrSID format and Montana State Plane coordinates, units meters, datum NAD83.  Most of the files are in MrSID MG3 format; however, some may be in MG4 format.  MrSID MG4 is supported in ArcGIS 10.1 and newer.  Users of older mapping software may need to download a plug-in to allow you to view MG4 images or contact your software vendor.

The photos are three-band images with the visible wavelengths.  Each image is about 110 megabytes in size.

These data, including an infrared band, are available as a web service that allows seamless access to imagery of the full state without the need to download individual tiles.  The US Dept of Agriculture has services with the latest nationwide photos at http://gis.apfo.usda.gov/ArcGIS/rest/services/NAIP.

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Please see our Ordering Aerial Photos page if you need a large number of these images, if you require images with an infrared band, or if you require the images in TIFF format.

The approximate horizontal accuracy of these images is 5 meters.