DNR Aerial Photography Collections

What follows is a listing of aerial photography collections archived by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR). This web site also provides access to digital georeferenced aerial photography for the State of Illinois. Please note this does not include county and highway maps. Also, IDNR has only topos and aerials of the state owned or operated lands, (state parks, etc.). On-line collections include Digital Orthophoto Quadrangles (DOQs) and Des Plaines River Watershed Orthophotography.

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Collection Yrs Cover Org By Photos Rep Cov # Photo Area Avail. Loan
Public
Loan
Govt
Sell Index Digital Agency Contact Address Tel/Fax/Email
Aerial Photos & Topos of
State owned and operated lands
1940-1990PS, O9P, O, BW, COC500-1,000SW, PJSOUNYNNYDiv of EngineeringRich KickOne Natural Resources Way, Springfield217/782-2605
County Aerial Photography1940-1980C9P, BWOC1,000-5,000CTOU, P, OGNNY  NDiv Forest ResourcesDick LittleOne Natural Resources Way, Springfield217/782-2361 /785-5517
State Parks, Forests, etc.195?-1996PS9P, BWOC500-1,000PJSOUNYNNNDiv of Land MgtSite Superintendent    
Pike County/Hancock County1962-1963COOC500-1,000CTOUNYNYNDiv of Wildlife ResourcesTim KrumwedePO Box 477, Pittsfield 62363217/285-2221
Mississippi River Pools1963USGS9P, BWOC< 500QuadOU, OGNYNYNDiv of Wildlife ResourcesBrad PoulterPO Box 477, Pittsfield 62363217/285-2221
GeneralVariousPSO, BW, COC< 500PJSOU, OGNYNNNDiv of Wildlife ResourcesDavid KlinedinstOne Natural Resources Way, Springfield217/782-6384 /785-2438
Sanganois SWA1988-1996USGSO, BWOC< 500PJSOU, OGNYNNNDiv of Wildlife ResourcesDan CowenRR2 Box 80 Chandlerville 62627309/546-2628
USGS Quadrangles195?-1992USGS9P, BW   1,000-5,000SWOU, P, OGNYNNNIL State Geological SurveyMary Krick615 E. Peabody Dr., Champaign217/244-2787 /244-0802/ krick@isgs.uiuc.edu
Lake Michigan Shoreline1956-1988OO, BW, C   < 500CLOU, P, OGNNNNNIL State Geological SurveyMary Krick615 E. Peabody Dr., Champaign217/244-2787 /244-0802/ krick@isgs.uiuc.edu
Misc. Projects1936-1993PS9P, 9T, 35M, O, BWOC   PJSOU, P, OGNNNNNIL State Water SurveyBill Bogner2204 Griffith Dr., Champaign217/333-9546 /333-6540/ bogner@sparc.sws.uiuc.edu
IL River1972C9P, BW     CLOU, P, OGNNNYNIL State Water SurveyBill Bogner2204 Griffith Dr., Champaign217/333-9546 /333-6540/ bogner@sparc.sws.uiuc.edu
E. St. Louis Vicinity1971PSO, Black Line Draw   < 500PJSOU, P, OGN   NYNIL State Water SurveyMark Sievers2204 Griffith Dr., Champaign217/333-9041/ msievers@uiuc.edu
Havana/Bath Study 19941994PS9P, BW   < 500PJSOU, P, OGNYNNNIL State Water SurveyAdrian Visocky2204 Griffith Dr., Champaign217/333-1724 /244-0777/ avisocky@sparc.sws.uiuc.edu
Flood Insurance Study - Springfield1977PS, OO, BW   < 500PJSOUNYNNNIL State Water SurveySally McConkey2204 Griffith Dr., Champaign217/333-5482
Flood Insurance Study - Joliet1980PS, OO, BW   < 500PJSOUNYNNNIL State Water SurveySally McConkey2204 Griffith Dr., Champaign217/333-5482
Flood Insurance Study - Springbrook Creek1978PS, OO, BW   < 500PJSOUNYNNNIL State Water SurveySally McConkey2204 Griffith Dr., Champaign217/333-5482
Flood Insurance Study - Fox Chain of Lakes1975PS, OO, BW   < 500PJSOUNYNNNIL State Water SurveySally McConkey2204 Griffith Dr., Champaign217/333-5482
Flood Insurance Study - McCullough1978PS, OO, BW   < 500PJSOUNYNNNIL State Water SurveySally McConkey2204 Griffith Dr., Champaign217/333-5482
Flood Insurance Study - Little Calumet River1972-1974PS, OO, BW   < 500PJSOUNYNNNIL State Water SurveySally McConkey2204 Griffith Dr., Champaign217/333-5482
Flood Insurance Study - Des Plaines1972-1977PS, OO, BW   < 500PJSOUNYNNNIL State Water SurveySally McConkey2204 Griffith Dr., Champaign217/333-5482
Flood Insurance Study - N. Branch Chicago River1972PS, OO, BW   < 500PJSOUNYNNNIL State Water SurveySally McConkey2204 Griffith Dr., Champaign217/333-5482
Flood Insurance Study - Copper Slough1978PS, OO, BW   < 500PJSOUNYNNNIL State Water SurveySally McConkey2204 Griffith Dr., Champaign217/333-5482
Flood Insurance Study - Waubansee1975PS, OO, BW   < 500PJSOUNYNNNIL State Water SurveySally McConkey2204 Griffith Dr., Champaign217/333-5482
Flood Insurance Study - Poplar Creek1974PS, OO, BW   < 500PJSOUNYNNNIL State Water SurveySally McConkey2204 Griffith Dr., Champaign217/333-5482
Flood Insurance Study - Salt Creek1973-1977PS, OO, BW   < 500PJSOUNYNNNIL State Water SurveySally McConkey2204 Griffith Dr., Champaign217/333-5482
Flood Insurance Study - Phinney Branch1978PS, OO, BW   < 500PJSOUNYNN   IL State Water SurveySally McConkey2204 Griffith Dr., Champaign217/333-5482
Flood Insurance Study - Boney & Creek1978PS, OO, BW   < 500PJSOUNYNN   IL State Water SurveySally McConkey2204 Griffith Dr., Champaign217/333-5482
Flood Insurance Study - Saline Branch1978PS, OO, BW   < 500PJSOUNYNN   IL State Water SurveySally McConkey2204 Griffith Dr., Champaign217/333-5482
Coal Operations as of 2/3/831983OO, BW   < 500SWOU, P, OGNNNYYLand Reclamation DivErnest AshbyOne Natural Resources Way, Springfield217/782-4970 /524-4819/ eashby@dnr.state.il.us
Coal Operations as of 5/3/781979OO, BW   < 500SWOU, P, OGNNNYYLand Reclamation DivErnest AshbyOne Natural Resources Way, Springfield217/782-4970 /524-4819/ eashby@dnr.state.il.us
Annual Coal Mining Operations1962-1996O9P, BWA1,000-5,000SWOU, P, OGNYYYYLand Reclamation DivErnest AshbyOne Natural Resources Way, Springfield217/782-4970 /524-4819/ eashby@dnr.state.il.us
Coal Master Photographs1962-1978OO, BW   < 500SWOU, P, OGNNNYYLand Reclamation DivErnest AshbyOne Natural Resources Way, Springfield217/782-4970/ 524-4819/ eashby@dnr.state.il.us
Office of AdministrationN/A   9P, BWOC< 500SWOUNYNNNOffice of AdministrationTim WernerOne Natural Resources Way, Springfield217/782-0179 /785-3150
Abandoned Mine Projects1950-1996PSO, BW   < 500PJSOU, P, OGNYNYNOffice Mines & MineralsJoe Pelc300 W Jeffeson, #300, Springfield217/782-0588 /524-4819/ jpelc@dnrmail.state.il.us
Annual Affected Acreage Photos1963-1996PS9P, BWA   PJSOU, P, OGNNYNNBlasting & Explosive DivMichael FalterOne Natural Resources Way, Springfield217/782-9976 /524-4819/ mfalter@dnrmail.state.il.us
County Coverage1938-1973CT9P,BW     SWOU,OGNYNNNWater ResourcesVicki Richardson3215 Executive Parkway, Springfield217/782-4545 /785-5014/ vrichardson@dnrmail.state.il.us
Lake Michigan Shoreline1937-1997C9P,BWOC   CLOU,OGNYNNNWater ResourcesVicki Richardson3215 Executive Parkway, Springfield217/782-4545 /785-5014/ vrichardson@dnrmail.state.il.us
Collection Yrs Cover Org By Photos Rep Cov # Photo Area Avail. Loan
Public
Loan
Govt
Sell Index Digital Agency Contact Address Tel/Fax/Email