GeoPDF

As of mid 2014, more than 95% of the known historical USGS topographic maps have been scanned and are available for downloading or ordering. An additional 4% are in the process of being scanned and are expected to be available in early 2015. The index of...
USGS does not currently offer vector downloads in bulk other than by special request only. For assistance, send an e-mail to tnm_help@usgs.gov, and include your contact information, requested product, requested area, and download format.
Instructions for downloading from The National Map Viewer are located in a Download and Cart user guide. Orthoimagery is downloaded with the following steps:Zoom to area of interest.Click on Download Data tool.Draw a bounding box; choose a reference area...
US Topo maps and the maps of the Historical Topographic Map Collection can be downloaded free of charge, in PDF format, from three applications: 1) The Map Locator and Downloader application at the USGS Store website.2) The National Map Viewer and...
Select the Print icon in the upper right-hand corner. You can save and print a map either in PDF, JPEG, or PNG formats. PDF allows the user to include map elements in the header, such as a title and notes. JPEG and PNG only allow the map to be printed.
The Add Data tool in the Advanced toolbar allows you to add an ArcGIS Server (AGS) REST service, Keyhole Markup Language (KML) data file, Really Simple Syndication (RSS), Web Map Service (WMS), or Web Map Tile Service (WMTS) to the map display.  Before...
PLSS data is available in the Content sub-tab under Overlays in a panel called Other Featured Data in the table of contents of The National Map viewer. PLSS data layers, such as sections, townships, and ranges, are provided by the Bureau of Land...
The National Map Viewer Quick Start Guide can be found here.
Open Issues/Key Notes(last updated: 10/28/2014)ViewerTested in Internet Explorer (IE) 10, Chrome 38, Firefox 32, and Safari on Windows and Apple operating systems. Other browsers and platforms have not been fully tested. There is a known issue with IE 11...
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